The National Scenic Byway Foundation (NSBF) is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization serving as The National Voice of Scenic Byways and Roads, dedicated to strengthening Byways and actively advocating for renewed Byway Federal funding. A volunteer-run organization for more than 15 years, the NSBF is governed by a Board of Directors made up of Byway leaders and affiliates. The NSBF is the only organization currently where extensive Byway expertise and experience reside.
The mission of the National Scenic Byway Foundation is to empower, strengthen and sustain Byways.
It is the vision of the National Scenic Byway Foundation that our nation’s Byways will be recognized and valued worldwide for their distinctive experiences, stories and treasured places.
Who We Are
We are the National Voice of Scenic Byways and Roads, led by dedicated and visionary volunteers, staff and Byway experts, who represent our nation’s Byway Community. With over 3700 byway contacts, we are the only national organization dedicated to the purpose of advancing byways and amplifying the voice of the Byway Community.
What We Do
Educate: through Byway leader training, webinars, conferences, marketing training, and educational resources
Advocate: with Federal and state organizations for increased funding and Byway program support
Promote: through awards programs, social media, feature articles, public relations, and website features
Engage: through direct person to person communications, emails, newsletters, e-blasts, and social media
Connect: Byways and their destination marketing organizations, supporters, partners and interested parties
Celebrate: Byway successes, programs, visitor experiences and innovation throughout the United States
How We Do It
The National Scenic Byway Foundation actively engages members, committees, donors, legislators, supporters, sponsors, and others to promote and support Byways, managed by an Executive Director. We receive no government funding, necessitating that all programs and outreach are supported through membership, program fees, sponsors and donors.
Support the Foundation
Your membership and involvement support the Foundation as we seek to foster cooperative opportunities that will grow and sustain byways for future generations. Payments by mail can be sent to National Scenic Byway Foundation, PO Box 212, Millersburg, OH 44654-0212. Credit card payments can be accepted thru PayPal.
The National Scenic Byway Foundation is a nonprofit corporation with tax exempt status under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.