ʻĀINA In Schools

About ʻĀINA In Schools

ʻĀINA In Schools is a farm to school initiative that connects children
to their local land, waters, and food to grow a healthier Hawaiʻi.


ʻĀINA In Schools began in 2006, and focuses on:

• Addressing childhood health issues by fostering healthy eating habits;

• Encouraging environmental stewardship by connecting children to the land & water that sustains them;

• Contributing to a healthy local food system by supporting Hawaiʻi's farmers and their produce.
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    ‘ĀINA in Schools is comprised of
    Six Integrated Components

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Apr 30, 2020

Our Earth Month Message to You: Activities, Resources and...

KHF Staff

April is Earth Month and typically the busiest month of the year here at Kōkua Hawaiʻi Foundation with our work focused on environmental education in the schools and communities of Hawaiʻi. Although all Kōkua Hawaiʻi Foundation activities for April have been cancelled as we...

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Future Farmers of America at Waipahu Intermediate
Jan 31, 2020

Alex Narrajos

Some serious innovation is being cultivated at Waipahu Intermediate School (WIS). Future...

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Mililani Uka Elementary School

Mililani, Oʻahu

Mililani Uka started the ʻĀINA In Schools program in 2012, with an enthusiastic group of school staff and parents taking the lead to implement a strong program. The school has also hosted a Recycling Drive and created...

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