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Donation creates PHCC nursing scholarship

Estate of local nurse donated more than $50,000

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HENRY COUNTY, Va. – A new scholarship will be available starting this fall for nursing students at Patrick Henry Community College.

According to a news release from the college Monday, the Martha Lou Henry Estate has donated more than $50,000 to the college for the creation of an endowed nursing scholarship.

The estate also made a similar donation to the local First United Methodist Church, according to the release.

For more information about the scholarship, contact the PHCC's nursing office at 276-656-0297 or nursingoffice@patrickhenry.edu.