Longwood Small Business Development Center
115 Broad Street
Martinsville, VA 24112
Ph: (276) 632-4462

Located in the Chamber of Commerce building at 115 Broad Street,

Martinsville-Henry County Economic Development Corporation - Small, Minority & Entrepreneurial Division
134 East Church Street
P O Box 631
Martinsville, VA 24114
Ph: 276-403-5948
Fax: 276-403-5941 (fax)

Overview of the EEOC and Small Business:
Martinsville, VA 24112

What you need to know if you have employees in your small business.

SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives)
115 Broad Street
Martinsville, VA 24112
Ph: (276) 632-6401
Toll-Free: 1-800-634-0245

Free counseling on Thursdays from noon to 1:00p.m. (or by appointment) at the Chamber of Commerce building at 115 Broad Street, Martinsville, VA.

Starting a business in Martinsville or Henry County?
Use the Martinsville Henry County Chamber of Commerce online guide to licensing and permits.

Selling to the Federal Government

Use this website to find out more about selling to the federal government.

Small Business Administration
400 North 8th Street
Federal Bldg., Ste. 1150
Richmond, VA 23240
Ph: (804) 771-2400

Access the SBA's website to receive business registration forms.

State Corporation Commission
P.O. Box 1197
Richmond, VA 23218-1197
Ph: (804) 371-9733
Toll-Free: (866) 722-2551 (in VA)

The Launch Place
527 Bridge Street, Suite B-1
Danville, VA 24541

Virginia Department of Business Assistance
Ph: 804-371-0438
Toll-Free: 1-866-248-8814

Website:, or you can contact DBA's Virginia Business Information Center at 804-371-0438, toll-free at 1-866-248-8814 or via e-mail at
Interested in selling to the Commonwealth?
Website for more information:

Virginia Small Manufacturing Assistance Program

The Virginia Small Manufacturing Assistance Program (VSMAP) will consider project proposals from companies meeting the following criteria:

  • Size: 150 or fewer employees or less than $30 million in sales at manufacturing location
  • Business: any manufacturer committed to integrating technology into their organization and improving company performance
  • Location: distressed areas of Virginia

Virginia's Philpott Manufacturing Extension Partnership

West Piedmont Workforce Investment Board
Region 17 Board Office
914 Brookdale Street, P. O. Box 4043
Martinsville, VA 24115-4043
Ph: (276) 656-6190
Fax: (276) 656-6092 (fax)