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October is Farm to School Month!

October 04, 2021

It's our favorite month of the year, Farm to School Month! Join us in celebrating youth leadership, visions, and voices for a racially just food system. Farm to School Month is a great opportunity to plan a new farm to school activity, organize a special celebration of your current efforts, or…

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KHF Co-Founder & CEO Featured Lau Lau Recipe in HI Luxury Magazine

October 04, 2021

Check out KHF Co-Founder & CEO, Kim Johnson in the October HI Luxury Issue! The article features Kimʻs veggie lau lau and coconut rice recipe inspired by our friend and mentor Gigi Cocquio from Hoa ʻĀina o Mākaha. We had lots of fun harvesting produce from the Kōkua Learning Farm for this…

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ʻĀINA In Schools

October 04, 2021

Preparing a garden for planting can be a daunting task! Now, because of COVID disruptions over the past two school years, several of our garden teachers have had even more work to do. Tara, the ʻĀINA Lead Teacher at Kahala Elementary, has brought the school community together for after-hours…

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Kōkua Learning Farm Fall Internship Program!

October 04, 2021

KHF’s Kōkua Learning Farm Fall Internship Program has officially begun! As a group, interns will transform several vegetable rows from bare soil to a bountiful harvest of fresh produce! Each week students will assist with ongoing farm tasks at the Kōkua Learning Farm while exploring the…

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Support our Kōkua Learning FarmRAISER!

October 04, 2021

Stay tuned for our Kōkua Learning FarmRAISER launching mid-October!  We invite you to help us bring our farm to life by sponsoring seedlings, plants, fruit trees, native plants, lo’i and more! With your support, we will raise our shovels to create a thriving space for plants and farmers of all…

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3R’s School Recycling Drive

October 04, 2021

Last month, the 3Rs Recycling Program successfully hosted 2 recycling drives at Sunset Beach Elementary School and The Hawaiʻi School for the Deaf and Blind. Over 25,000 pounds of electronics, household goods, furniture, scrap metal, and cooking oil combined were rescued and diverted from the…

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Kōkua General Store Pop-Up

October 04, 2021

Our Kōkua General Store Pop-Ups are back!  We are excited to be open to the public in KHF’s storefront space for small pop-up events. Come chat with us on plastic free initiatives, the importance of supporting secondhand and check out our selection of low-waste lifestyle products and vintage…

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We’re Hiring! Office Manager/Administrative Assistant Job Opening

October 04, 2021

Interested in joining our team? Weʻre looking for an Office Manager/Administrative Assistant to join the Kōkua Hawaiʻi Foundationʻs team. This role will provide administrative support for our staff, programs, and site. This is an excellent opportunity for a results-oriented self-starter…

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Hawaiʻi Youth Sustainability Challenge Application Deadline Oct. 8

October 04, 2021

Apply now for Hawaiʻi Youth Sustainability Challenge (HYSC), a program of Kupu and Kōkua Hawaiʻi Foundation! HYSC is a program that empowers Hawaiʻi youth to create solutions to sustainability and conservation challenges facing their schools and communities. Students in public, private, and…

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