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The Kōkua Hawaiʻi Foundation Field Trip Grant Program helps bring students to outdoor sites where they can experience hands-on learning about Hawaiʻi's environment. Kōkua Hawaiʻi Foundation offers financial assistance to Hawaiʻi public schools which otherwise could not afford to participate in environmental field trips. Most field trip locations provide hands-on learning experiences for students grades K-12 and offer educational tours that can be customized to any grade level.

Na Mea Kupono

Haleʻiwa, Oʻahu
Grade Levels Served: PreK - Grade 12

The mission of Na Mea Kupono is to perpetuate the concepts of aloha aina (love for the
land) and Hawaiian culture values with people of the community and the world, through environmental awareness and interaction, and to improve the quality of life by way of diverse cultural activities.
* To share and educate with the community and the world how to achieve a self- sustaining life style through traditional and modern concepts and procedures of the cultivating kalo.
* To provide a place where cultural practices and traditions can be perpetuated and utilized for the purpose of sharing knowledge and offering a hands on approach experience that will enhance the quality of life for our community and the people of the world.
* To take care of the land and water. To bring awareness and education of kalo cultivation, propagation, and perpetuation. Bring kalo to the community and the world. To create poi eaters of the future. Poi to the World.

To schedule a visit, please contact us at [email protected], or call 637-6529.