Funding is available in the Martinsville-Henry County area for entrepreneurs. Contact the Small, Minority & Entreprneurial Division for details and eligibility requirements for the following programs.
M-HC Economic Development Corporation's Small, Minority & Entrepreneurial Division Marketing Co-op Grant
Matching grant funds allocated for the use of professional marketing services.
Business plan competition, created as a partnership between public and private organizations.
Provides local incentives to technology business that invest and create jobs in Henry County.
Matching grant funds allocated to assist local tourism industry with marketing needs.
The City of Martinsville is proud to be one of the micro loan programs available in Virginia. The low cost micro loan program is available to businesses in the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) project area.
Funds allocated for businesses to improve the façade, create jobs, or train current workforce.
Martinsville Uptown provides a matching grant of up to $4,000 to help businesses in uptown improve their building façades.
Provides state and local incentives to businesses that invest and create jobs in M-HC.
Low cost loan program for incubator tenants.
Offers workforce solutions to save employers time and money.
Helps offset recruiting and training costs incurred by companies that are either creating new jobs or implementing technological upgrades.