News - 2020

Local COVID-19 task force works to establish testing site

Mar 30, 2020 - (MARTINSVILLE, VA — March 30, 2020) Planning for a COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) testing site is underway in Martinsville Henry County at the Martinsville Speedway. - Read More

Harvest Foundation deploys relief fund to aid in COVID-19 response

Mar 20, 2020 - The Harvest Foundation will partner with the United Way and Smart Beginnings Martinsville Henry to provide a $150,000 Emergency Childcare Relief Fund to aid priority healthcare and first responders in meeting short-term childcare needs. - Read More

Community members rally to coordinate COVID-19 response

Mar 16, 2020 - Local leaders and members of nonprofit and governmental organizations throughout Martinsville-Henry County convened over the weekend to kick off a task force focused on supporting the community during the response to coronavirus (COVID-19). - Read More

Census count underway in Virginia

Mar 15, 2020 - After months of public awareness campaigns about the upcoming census and the importance of taking part in it, the headcount begins this month and will continue to April. - Read More

United Way works to increase local census engagement

Mar 2, 2020 - Engaging the community to improve census participation is the primary focus for the United Way of Henry County & Martinsville’s new part-time census engagement coordinator, Chad Martin. - Read More

Volunteers needed for local census committee

Feb 20, 2020 - Volunteers are being sought for a committee that will help spread the word about the importance of taking part in the 2020 U.S. Census. - Read More

BTW21: Henry County Fair will be held at Martinsville Speedway in September 2021

Feb 20, 2020 - HENRY COUNTY, VA – Martinsville Speedway and Henry County will team up to present the 2021 Henry County Fair, officials with both entities announced Tuesday. - Read More

The Harvest Foundation releases 2019 annual report to community

Feb 7, 2020 - The Harvest Foundation, located in Martinsville, Va., has released its 2019 annual report, which summarizes financial information and grants awarded from fiscal year 2019. - Read More

Harvest PUP! grants focus on 2020 census in Martinsville-Henry County

Jan 13, 2020 - The Harvest Foundation has awarded two grants with one ultimate goal: To help area residents realize the importance of their participation in the 2020 census. - Read More

Hodge, Prillaman, Van Dyke join The Harvest Foundation Board of Directors

Jan 1, 2020 - Litz Van Dyke, Leeland Prillaman and Judy Hodge will join The Harvest Foundation Board of Directors this year. - Read More



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