Welcome to First Serv Foundation

Our Story

Aaron Elam is a 12-year Veteran of the United States Air Force and a current firefighter. He served in multiple military campaigns including Iraqi Freedom, Hurricane Katrina, and Afghanistan. Aaron and Alayna Elam are philanthropists that have served children and families in the United States, Africa, and the Philippines. They have a heart to serve communities and have created the First Serv Foundation to expand their service to homeless and housing insecure Veterans, post incarceration/returning citizens, and children aging out of foster care. First Serv will open a home for male Veterans in Fall 2021.

Our Mission
To serve with integrity and excellence, providing holistic shared housing for veterans, justice challenged adults, young adults who have aged out of foster care, and other marginalized groups that are homeless or experiencing housing instability. We create homes with a family like atmosphere and encourage overall wellness through quarterly activities and referrals for employment, food pantries, education, outpatient rehabilitation, and mental health services.
Our Vision

We provide high-end housing that exceeds the national standard for recovery homes. With a commitment to compassion, First Serv encourages healing through supportive homes, affordable housing neighborhoods, and global reaching real state.

Our Team

Aaron Elam


Alayna Elam


Wanda Scruggs

Team Member

Chris Hill

Team Member