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Bassett Furniture Industries Employees Disaster Relief Fund

The Bassett Furniture Industries Employees Disaster Relief Fund has been established at MACF to provide assistance to employees of Bassett Furniture Industries (BFI) who have been impacted by a "qualified disaster” (as designated by the Federal Government). Applications must be completed and submitted to the Foundation for consideration. Instructions to apply for assistance are included in the application below. 

BFI Employee Disaster Relief Fund Application




Martinsville Area Community Foundation's (MACF) scholarship application is now open. MACF has 13 unique scholarships that will award more than $240,000 to local students this year. The application period will close at 4 p.m. on March 1, 2018. Interested students may learn more or apply online.

Spring Grant Cycle

Now accepting applications for the Special Interest Grants 

Founding Members

Mrs. Caren Tobin Aaron
Mrs. Margaret E. Lester
Mrs. Kimberly P. Boyd
Mrs. J.D. Lester
Mrs. Ruth Groves Chaney
Ms. Langhorne S. Mauck
Mrs. Gael Marshall Chaney
Mrs. Charlotte W. McClain
Mrs. Katie K. Connelly
Ms. Lynnie Mitchell
Mrs. Rebecca Williams Crabtree
Mrs. Nancy B. Moore
Mrs. Judith N. Dashoff
Mrs. Jennifer Collins Nease
Mrs. Carol A. Deaton
Mrs. Nancy T. Parcell
Mrs. Wanda G. Dickerson
Mrs. Teresa Farrell Plageman
Mrs. Lillie T. Doyle
Mrs. Christine B. Poirier
Mrs. Masha Edelen
Mrs. Linda C. Prillaman
Mrs. Cindy King Edgerton
Mrs. Lauren Shannon Prince
Mrs. Bonnie Favero
Mrs. Linda Marshall Reynolds
Mrs. Elaine D. Ferrill
Mrs. Lynn Robertson
Mrs. Jane J. Ford
Mrs Lillie Sapp
Mrs. Rebecca Y. Forestier
Mrs. Eliza H. Severt
Mrs. Shanna Francisco-King
Mrs. Elizabeth R. Sibbick
Miss Karen L. Franklin
Mrs. Kathryn A. Smith*
Mrs. Jo Grayson
Mrs. Kimberly Kiser Snyder
Mrs. Virginia Walker Hamlet
Mrs. Julie Hairfield Thomas
Mrs. April M. Haynes
Mrs. Meredith Burleson Vaughn
Mrs. Vickie S. Helmstutler
Mrs. Anne V. Madonia
Mrs. Elizabeth M. Holsinger
Mrs. Elizabeth M. Walker
Ms. Barbara Jackman
Mrs. Phyllia Wenkstern
Mrs. Jennifer R. Jamison
Mrs. Lisa W. Fultz
Mrs. Carole G. Kiser
Mrs. Roslyn H. Wingett
Mrs. Anne T. Kiser
Mrs. Amanda C. Witt
Mrs. Amy Pace Lampe