HDA Truck Pride Members And Suppliers Honor Veterans With Generous Annual Meeting Fundraising
6/14/2017 Honoring Veterans
HDA Truck Pride membership, together with select Supplier partners, are humbled to present over $88,000 dollars in donations to the Wyakin Foundation. Raised during the HDA Truck Pride Annual Membership meeting, the impressive total is comprised of individual donations, as well as generous incentives generated on show orders provided by SAF Holland, Phillips Industries, Timken and PAI.
The Wyakin Foundation is a nonprofit organization that provides opportunities for wounded and injured veterans to transition back into civilian careers once they have served our country. The comprehensive program provides mentorship, education, and guidance to ensure that these brave men and women receive training and secure employment in meaningful careers, so that making a living needn’t be a worry for them post-military service. In fact, the Wyakin Foundation is recognized for producing best-in-class veteran talent.
“We are honored to welcome Wyakin Foundation to the HDA Truck Pride Annual Meeting each year,” said Tom Tecklenburg, HDA Truck Pride Chief Commercial Officer. “Many of our membership and supplier partners are proud veterans themselves. They recognize the sacrifices these men and women have made defending our freedom, and are proud to support them through donations to Wyakin Foundation to assist in getting them reacclimated into the civilian life.”
About Wyakin Foundation; The Wyakin Foundation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, serves wounded and injured veterans in transition to civilian careers through a comprehensive program focused on personal and professional development through mentorship, education, and guidance. With retention and job placement rates significantly exceeding national averages, the Wyakin Foundation is recognized for producing best-in-class veteran talent.