Members of Mu Epsilon Omega, family and friends joined Orange County Coastkeeper for its annual beach clean-up. To date, participants have collected over 57,000 pounds of trash from local beaches. ASCEND participants worked alongside members to practice being good stewards of the earth. Environmental Ownership is a program target of Alpha Kappa Alpha ity, Inc.’s International Program, Launching New Dimensions of Service, where members are charged to lead and support community efforts through acts of green.

California boasts 840 miles of precious coastline of which Huntington Beach, also known as Surf City, has 9.5 miles of soft sandy beach lining Orange County. Members and guests worked endlessly to clean-up or beautiful shore.