To serve you better, we have compiled a list of various links for area organizations and programs.
The City of Darlington is in the county seat of Darlington County. For county government information, visit www.darcosc.com.
The RLI Darlington County group sponsors Darlington Grows, a community garden located on Parrott Street behind Darlington Presbyterian Church.
Darlington County Habitat for Humaity is part of a global, nonprofit housing organization operated on Christian principles that seeks to put God’s love into action by building homes, communities and hope. Darlington County Habitat for Humanity is dedicated to eliminating substandard housing locally and worldwide through constructing, rehabilitating and preserving homes; by advocating for fair and just housing policies; and by providing training and access to resources to help families improve their shelter conditions. Find the application for a Habitat home here.
Darlington County Tourism information can be found by visiting www.visitdarlington.org.
Darlington County Economic Development Partnership was established to further strengthen the economy of Darlington County by developing existing businesses and attracting new businesses to the area. To find out more about the group and how they actively engage with the community and industrial development, you may visit them here.
Darlington County First Steps provides programs, services, and information to strengthen the families and communities of Darlington County. Its Board of Directors meets at 5:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month at the Hartsville Chamber Boardroom, 214 N. Fifth St., Hartsville.
Darlington is known around the world as the birthplace of NASCAR and is home to Darlington Raceway and the Southern 500. For more information on the Track Too Tough To Tame, visit www.darlingtonraceway.com.
Our local School District, Darlington County School District has been ranked in the top 5 in the state for academic achievement and on-time graduation rates for the last few years.
The City of Darlington is part of The Eastern SC Heritage Region, a tourism project that promotes sites to experience in seven themes: African American heritage, Agriculture, Arts and Architecture, Culinary, Nature, Military History, and Racing. Golf courses, antique shops, farmers markets, and a BBQ Trail are also included in the program. Plan your get-aways, vacations, daytrips, as well as things to do near the beach or near the interstate on a rainy day!
S.C. Homeownership and Employment Lending Program (SC HELP) is a foreclosure-prevention program backed by the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the S.C. State Housing Finance & Development Authority. It already has helped more than 5,000 homeowners keep their mortgages from slipping into default or foreclosure. This financial aid has been a lifeline for our state’s families, communities and economy.