Posts Tagged "Military"

Dick-n-Sons Lumber Treats Local Veterans Like Family

Dick-n-Sons Lumber Treats Local Veterans Like Family

One of the oldest lumber yards in the state of Iowa, Dick-n-Sons Lumber has a rich history of serving the community’s needs. The local Do it Best Corp. member business offers high-quality home improvement products, plus a convenient one-stop shopping experience. While the business serves local homeowners and homebuilders, the family behind Dick-n-Sons Lumber works to support a somewhat different population – homeless and disadvantaged military veterans. Located in Davenport,…read more →

Akard True Value Hardware Turns Community Involvement into a Hobby

Akard True Value Hardware Turns Community Involvement into a Hobby

Leigh Ann Akard owns Akard True Value Hardware, the third-generation family-owned hardware store opened by her grandfather in Zionsville, Indiana, in 1955. When she’s not focused on outdoor power equipment and DIY supplies, Akard has a worthwhile hobby: giving back to the local community. “Community involvement is a labor of love,” Akard recently told The Hardware Connection. “What better hobby could I be involved in?” This time of year, the…read more →

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