Vets Receive 100K FREE Hilton Honors Points

As part of the Welcome Home, Hickory Metro Weekends we hosted in 2017 and 2018, we always wanted to provide hotel accommodations for visiting military families. It was something we were always proud to provide, but hotels remained our most expensive line item each and every time. Soon after that first weekend (and a whopping…

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The glue

I am going to tell you right now that the glue that holds HKY4Vets together, that gives it a solid foundation, that ensures it continues to evolve to best meet the needs of military families is our “Board”. For roughly the last 2 years (meeting basically every 2 weeks), this ragtag group of Hickory Metro…

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A new year brings renewed strategic focus

This whole thing – this program and all of these efforts since – started with a simple trip to a job fair taking place at Fort Bragg in Spring 2016. In an effort to support several area companies participating in the soldier/spouse job fair, representatives from the Catawba County Chamber and Catawba County Economic Development…

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Bright and shiny…

If you have ever visited our website before (say prior to Dec. 31st), you will quickly notice our website now looks all “bright and shiny”. Your eyes do not deceive you. Over the Holidays, we undertook the “fun” task of giving the whole website a complete makeover – new focus, pics, messaging, layout and structure.…

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