Education

The Byerly Foundation is proud to support organizations that positively impact the community. These organizations will be working to improve education, social needs, and economic growth opportunities. The Foundation, which was established in 1995, has been distributing grants in Hartsville since 1998.

Coker College Athletics – $1.5 Million Grant

  The Foundation Board awarded a multi-year grant of $1.5 million to Coker College to help support athletics and resident life. More specifically, the grant will aid Coker College with...

Foxy Leader Program – $1.5 Million Grant

The Foundation has approved the third-year of the Foxy Leader program at Hartsville Middle School. Two years ago The Byerly Foundation approved a three-year $1.5 million dollar grant for the...

Countdown to Kindergarten – $16,350 Grant

The Board approved a two-year grant for Darlington County First Steps program called Countdown to Kindergarten. The program provides in-home education to support learning during summer months for...

School Readiness Program – $24,000 Grant

Darlington County First Steps through their School Readiness Program will be updating some of their rooms to make them more effective for educational seminars, events and teen activities with a grant...

Youth Leadership Pilot Program – $75,000 Grant

Cypress Adventures, Inc., is a nonprofit organization that received a $75,000 grant to implement a youth leadership pilot program with Hartsville Middle and High School students. Aimee Cox King is...