2020 Supporters

Individual and corporate donations help enable the Hickory Music Factory to provide music scholarships and programs for people in the community. We would like to recognize our supporters for their generous contributions.



Alex Bernhardt Jr

Anne & Alex Bernhardt Foundation

Ballenger Family Partnership

Byron & Bonnie Bean

City of Hickory

Corning Incorporated Foundation

Service League of Hickory, NC

United Arts Council of Catawba County



BB&L Associates

Bela Fleck Productions

Duke Energy Foundation

Jerry & Gail Orr

Rich & Sara Paul – In Honor of Ricky & Travis Paul

Sowers & Webber

United Arts Fund

Voya Financial


Anita Creekmore



Brian & Allison Vierling

Catawba Valley Dental

Catawba Valley Cardiology 

Catawba Women’s Center

Chad Austin Inc

Claremont Family Medicine

David Frye

Focus Newspaper

Frye Regional Medical

Ginny Wright

Hambrick Memorial Foundation

Hamilton & Herring Orthodontics

Hargreaves Lighting & Sound

Hickory Park Furniture

Janis Parham

Jeff Cline

Mike & Denise Filip

North Carolina Community Foundation

Olde Hickory Tap Room

Ric & Lin Raines

Western Piedmont Symphony

Whisnant & Company

William & Shannon Pleasant


Brian & Colleen Hargreaves

Catawba Radiological Associates

Cathy Hunsucker & Tony Hanson


Countryside Pet Hospital

David & Melissa Schmidt

Ellen & Rountree Collett


Joyce George Corbett

Katherine Newton

Larry’s Music & Sound

Marilyn Jordan – In Honor of Ava Pendley

Mountain Emergency Physicians

North By Northwest Consulting 

Protection Products

Rand & Beth Brandes

Waite Financial



Bob & Sandy Laws

Broome Associated Insurance

Carol Frye – In Honor of David Frye

Carolyn Offill – In Honor of Nathan Hefner

Catherine & Fred McKinney – In Memory of Betty Cline

Chris & Krista Burns

David & Melissa Schmidt


Fanjoy Labrenz

Graystone Eye

Guest Interiors

ITP Business Communications Inc

Jennifer Oursler

Joe & Darlene Feege

Katherine Newton

Kimberley & Benjie Weaver

Lory Dansky

Mark & Sallie Huckabee

McGriff Insurance

Michael & Denise Filip

Muscle Maintenance

Nancy Shuford Dowdy

Piedmont Nephrology & Hypertension Associates, P.A.

Resource Partners LLC

Susan & David Walker

Victor & Eileen Eltora – In Memory of Jeff Eltora

Viewmont Urology Clinic PA


Harold & Jennifer Dufour – In Memory of Betty Cline

Holly & Tirrell Turner – In Memory of Betty Cline

Huldah Bewley – In Memory of Betty Cline

John & Sally Ross – In Memory of Betty Cline

Kathy & Jonathan Ray – In Memory of Betty Cline

Martha Miller – In Honor of Kerri Oakley – In Memory of Betty Cline

Patrick & Kay Crouch

Plateau United Methodist Church – In Memory of Betty Cline