Home Base

OUR MISSION IS YOU.
Welcome home! Whether you are a veteran or a transitioning service member with a family we stand ready to help you get squared away with meaningful employment, decent housing and a quality way of life. And you aren't in this alone, unless you want to be. We will build a support team around you as large or small as you like.


Your primary point of contact and boots on the ground for community, lifestyle and employment information:
Karen Mitchell, Director
Franklin County Development
641-430-2578
fcdadirector@mchsi.com

Your POC for Federal VA benefits and assistance:
Tom Berry, Director
Franklin County Veterans Affairs
tberry@co.franklin.ia.us
641-456-5670.
Official website

BROCHURE
Home Base Brochure - an overview of the $1,000 cash grant and how our program works.

BUSINESSES IN SUPPORT OF HIRING VETERANS.
ABCM Corporation
Ag Solutions
Buresh Building Systems
CAL Community School District
Creative Cabinets
First Bank Hampton
Franklin General Hospital
Franklin Rural Electric Cooperative
Global Ag Inc.
Hampton State Bank
Hampton-Dumont School District
KLMJ Radio
Latham Hi-Tech Seeds
LeMar Industries Sheffield
Meyer Truck & Alignment
Mid-American Publishing
Midwest Meter
Mort's Water Company
Omnium/Land O'Lakes
Sukup Manufacturing Company
Taskmaster Components
United Bank & Trust Company
West Fork School District
Whispering Willows Wind Farm - An Alliant Energy project


HOME BASE FRANKLIN COUNTY PARTICIPATING COMMUNITIES.
Although our military veterans are welcome throughout Franklin County these communities chose to step up and sign a resolution declaring they support the Home Base initiative. Not all have their own websites so call us with any questions.
City of Ackley
City of Alexander
City of Coulter
City of Geneva
City of Hampton
City of Hansell
City of Latimer
City of Sheffield

HOME BASE IOWA STATE INITIATIVE







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