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Supporting Veterans First

The First A National Banking Association (Honorable Mention) - Hattiesburg, Mississippi

2020 Community Commitment Awards Submission

  • Entry Category: Supporting Military Families
  • Asset Size: Small

The First A National Banking Association was founded in Hattiesburg, Mississippi in 1995. https://www.thefirstbank.com/contact/about-us Hattiesburg is home to The University of Southern Mississippi, William Carey University, and Camp Shelby, which is the largest US National Guard training base in the nation.

Our program is called Supporting Veterans First. It encompasses partnerships between The City of Hattiesburg, The University of Southern Mississippi, William Carey University, Camp Shelby and other non profit partners. Amazingly, Hattiesburg serves as the home to all these organizations and the efforts of the bank are to bring them together to offer quality of life with respect to housing and entertainment.