Franklin County Free Clinic Welcomes Major Donor

Rocky Mount, VA - The Franklin County Free Clinic cut the ribbon Wednesday for its brand new building, and celebrated with the woman that made it all possible.

Betty Beatty, wife of late philanthropist, Guy Beatty, flew down from Northern Virginia for the event.

The Beatty's donated one million dollars to make the new clinic possible.

Marc Schewel, of Schewel's Furniture donated the land for the building.

The Beatty Family, known internationally for their work building clinics, has ties to the county that date back to the Continental Congress.