The Byerly Foundation has provided approximately $17 million in grants to the greater Hartsville community. Currently, the Foundation has a little more than $20 million invested and generating income. Since its founding in 1995, The Byerly Foundation has made grants under three major categories, education, economic development and quality of life.
We are proud to support those seeking to make Hartsville one of the best communities in the world to work, live and raise a family.
View examples of grants in each of our three categories:
A partnership among The Byerly Foundation, the City of Hartsville, the Governor's School of Science and Math, and Coker College was formed to help move the freight rail station out of town. This was a complex project that required careful thought and funding to create a beautiful green space for the city.
“Nothing About Us Without Us.” Community development, community growth, community enrichment is not something that just happens. Healthy, vital, growing communities need constant care, constant...READ MORE
Rolling Grant Cycle The Byerly Foundation Board voted at the beginning of the COVID-19 Pandemic to open grant making on a month by month basis instead of having a single grant cycle. As a result,...READ MORE