Veteran Resources

College Resources

Financial Aid Support
MC is lending laptops and students can keep the laptop until end of spring 2020. Students will receive a grant from MC upon return of the laptop to purchase their own.

Food Insecurity Assistance
Ruben Castro Food Pantry on campus:
Every Tuesday from 1:00pm-3:00pm  and  5:00pm-7:00pm at the college behind bookstore.

California's food stamps (SNAP) program.  Apply to get up to $194 a month per household member on an EBT card if your eligible CalFresh (formerly known as Food Stamps) The CalFresh Program helps low-income people buy nutritious food at most grocery stores and some farmer’s markets. 1-877-847-3663 or

Emergency Food Assistance Program and Local Food Banks
In California, federal, state and local community organizations coordinate to ensure that groceries are available at local food banks.

Free Summer Lunch Programs
Free lunches are available to all children under 18, regardless of income, every summer.

School Meals
Free or reduced-price breakfast and lunch at public schools when in session. 

Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Program
Pregnant women and children under age 5 receive nutrition support at WIC. 1-888-942-9675

Summer and Fall 2020 Registration
Veteran registration begins on Monday, April 20th. Contact VRC to schedule an appointment with a VRC counselor.


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