On Saturday, January 17, 2015, members of Mu Epsilon Omega chapter kicked off MLK weekend with a day of service at Veteran’s First in Santa Ana, CA. Nine members and guests served military veterans a Mexican themed luncheon catered by El Pollo Loco. The menu included chicken, salad, black beans, Spanish rice, cake, and an assortment of sides to compliment the meal. Veterans were able to educate members about their world travels as well as share their life changing experiences.
Veterans First is the only 501c(3) agency in Orange County that works to provide services exclusively for the homeless and at-risk veterans. The organization provides a multitude of services including housing, meals, life coaching counseling, life skills, access to mental health counseling, benefit counseling, transportation, as well as job training and employment placement assistance.