Recent News

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

 

NOW ACCEPTING SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS

 

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 
 DEADLINE MONDAY, MARCH 12, 2018 BY 4:00 PM

Scholarship Timeline

Typical Scholarship Application and Grant Cycle

December 1, 2017 Scholarship applications are made available online to the general public.
December -February Complete application online along with all support materials.
March 1, 2018 APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR STUDENTS.
March - April Scholarship Committee meets and selects recipients.
May 17, 2018 Scholarship recipients will be notified of their award(s).
June 30, 2018 Grant payment mailed to college or university in student's name.