Dickinson County Welcome Package

For veterans and transitioning service members. 

Bank Incentives:

Housing Assistance: 

  • $500 housing assistance from City of Spirit Lake to use towards (rental expenses, utilities and/or new home acquisition expenses).


  • Maahs and Walleck Attorneys at Law – no charge for abstract opinion
  • Arnolds Park Amusement Park – anybody that presents a military ID will receive 1 day pass for the amusement park, 1 Queen II excursion, and 1 race at our go kart track for himself or herself
  • Pure Fishing – will make a donation to be included in a gift basket
  • Iowa Lakes Community College – veteran education package
  • Bedell Family YMCA – veteran package
  • Hy-Vee - $25.00 gift card

Interviewing for a Job in Dickinson County:

  • Dyno’s - $25 gift card to use for gasoline

Incentives for the City of Lake Park:

  • Great Lakes Agency Inc. - $20.00 Gift Certificate at Lake Park Foods.
  • Midwest Cabinet Creations/Mitigation Team – Free radon testing & 10% discount on radon system if needed.
  • Harris-Lake Park School Wellness Center – 2 weeks at the 24/7 Wellness Center for $5.00.
  • Headstrong Salon – one half price haircut for Veteran.
  • Lake Park Farm and Home – one gallon of paint.
  • Blossoms & Blooms – Welcome arrangement and a discount of 10% off for a year.
  • Gunderson’s Restaurant - $20.00 Gift Certificate.
  • Cap’n Ken’s – one free veteran meal and spouse meal ½ price.
  • Nick’s Repair – free oil change and tire rotation.
  • American Legion Post #371 – paid veterans membership dues for 2nd year; veteran pays 1st year.
  • American Legion Auxiliary – paid membership of lady’s second year she belongs.
  • Lake Park Auto Parts – 10% off purchase of two wiper blades.
  • Engels Lakeside B & B – one room for one night for veteran and spouse.
  • Lake Park Auto Repair - $15.00 oil change and up to 6 quarts of oil.
  • American Home Works, Inc. – Employment if positions open and honor discount on products.
  • Gilly’s Hair Salon – one free hair cut per month for three months for veteran.
  • Market Street Tire - $15.00 off an oil change.
  • A Stitch in Time – free hemming of pants (2) times per veteran.
  • Lake Park Foods – one four piece chicken dinner (valued at $4.99).
  • Main Street Salon – half price haircut for a veteran or spouse.
  • Silver Lake Golf Course - $18.00 per person 9 holes of golf with cart; or $28.00 per person
  • Mulder Mechanical - One furnace or air conditioner checkup