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Thinking about Fundraising

As the executive director of The Byerly Foundation, I do a lot of thinking and some reading about non-profit organizations.  The questions of capacity building, fundraising, governance, etc. are all...

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Review Last Year –

Summary Overview of The Byerly Foundation for 2015/16 fiscal year     Board Members – Brianna Douglas, Chair; Bob Brown, Treasurer; Jerome Reyes, Secretary; Rainey Knight, Alvin...

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The level playing field must start in early childhood

Dr. Rainey Knight of The Byerly Foundation is introducing Melanie Barton of the South Carolina Education Oversight Committee for a discussion of what brain research is telling the world about the...

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Byerly Foundation Announces Grants

Hartsville, SC – The Byerly Foundation has recently approved more than $400,000 in grants for projects in the Hartsville area.  “Our Board had some very difficult decisions to make as we looked...

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Hear Youth Voices – Hartsville All-America Team

The Byerly Foundation was a strong supporter of the Hartsville's bid for the 2016 All-America City designation. The Hartsville team won that award earlier in July in competition in Denver...

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All-America City Celebrates on Friday

“Always concentrate on how far you’ve come, rather than how far you have left to go.”~Unknown The All-America City of Hartsville will have a victory block-party this Friday evening,...

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Youth Reflect on All-America City Competition

The Hartsville team reacting to being designated as an All-America City- Civic League Photo Hartsville- 2016 All-America City  A team of 24 Hartsvillians recently traveled to Denver, CO to...

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Hartsville Is All America City 2016

Hartsville has won the National Civic League designation of All-America City for 2016.  This is exactly 20 years from the last All-America City designation achieved by this dynamic, cosmopolitan...

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