Professional Austin developer Blake Byram is an invested member of the local community, and has generously donated both his time and skills to charitable events and organizations that have provided much needed help and support to less-fortunate populations. He understands the value of volunteering, and has made a concerted effort to provide help to victims of both natural disasters and humanitarian crises.
Blake Byram was integral to the success of a local auction that raised money for the Austin Children’s Shelter, donating valuable event space and time to an effort that delivered financial assistance to an indispensable community organization. He has also passionately supported wounded veteran’s organizations, such as Wounded Warriors, offering up both piloting services and the use of his personal aircraft to help give much-needed support to both military veterans and their families.
Blake Byram has also delivered help to the American Red Cross, orchestrating and planning a fundraiser that provided over $1.5 million in financial aid to the recent victims of Hurricane Sandy. This was accomplished through the auction of a Ferrari F12 Berlinetta, which was held at the Byram family ranch in 2012. Blake Byram has also expressed his support for those in need by donating his piloting skills and aircraft to Doctors Without Borders humanitarian efforts in Port Au Prince, Haiti.
Blake Byram is currently a member of the National Rifle Association, Safari Club International, and is formerly a serviceman in the United States Coast Guard. He is certified in CPR, and is currently a head coach in the Pop Warner football association.