Muslims Observe Memorial Day
May 29, 2008 by TMO
By Ayub Khan, MMNS
ST. LOUIS, MO-The Muslim Community of St.Louis observed Memorial Day with veterans at the Jefferson Barracks VA hospital. This is the second year in a row that the organization has held the event. Forty two volunteers took part in preparing and serving food for the veterans.
The volunteers appreciated the veterans and thanked them for their sacrifice and contribution to the making of the American society.
The Muslim volunteers, old and young, served over 200 barbecued chicken and burger lunches to the veterans and chatted with many of them.