In celebration of the milestone, MEO will unveil a specially designed banner celebrating five decades of service, and take a commemorative photograph at 9 a.m. on Monday, March 16, at the MEO offices on Mahalani Street.
Maui Economic Opportunity will be presenting its Cesar Chavez Award to honor individuals who advocate and create an impact in the local Hispanic community. The luncheon and awards celebration will be held on Tuesday, Mar. 31, 2015, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the MEO Family Center (99 Mahalani St. in Wailuku).
Maui Economic Opportunity has presented the Maui Community Correctional Center and its Workline Program with the 2014 Volunteer of the Year award. Lyn McNeff, MEO’s chief executive officer, announced the award during a luncheon honoring the many MEO volunteers.
Program representatives say families served by these programs do not have the means to provide Christmas gifts for their children. Donations will be used to ensure that each child will have one wrapped gift for Christmas.