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Kōkua Learning FarmRAISER- Mahalo For All The Support!

January 12, 2022

We did it! We reached our goal of raising $100,000 for the Kōkua Learning Farm. A big mahalo to everyone who supported this fundraiser. See a full list of our supporters and partners here. We are SO excited to put this money towards establishing an educational and agricultural destination,...

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Kōkua Learning Farm Workdays- Volunteer With Us!

January 12, 2022

We wrapped up 2021 with many helping hands! Mahalo to our December community volunteers and volunteer groups that included Patagonia, Aoki Restaurant Group, Chef Hui & Waipahu High School Culinary Arts teachers and students. The Kōkua Learning Farm is thriving because of you. Our Saturday,...

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Kōkua Learning Farm Internship- A Hui Hou Fall Interns!

January 12, 2022

What a fun 13 weeks with our Kōkua Learning Farm Interns! We celebrated their last day of the internship with a farm cooked meal and awards. Each week students assisted with ongoing farm tasks while exploring the scientific, culinary, and personal connections we encounter woven throughout the…

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Kōkua General Store- Simplify The Holidays Pop-Up Success!

January 12, 2022

Mahalo to everyone who joined us at the Simplify The Holidays Pop-Ups in the Kōkua General Store this December! We enjoyed helping you give low-waste lifestyle products and second-hand goodies to your loved ones this holiday season. The Kōkua General Store will be open this Saturday, January 8…

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3Rs School Recycling Drives

January 12, 2022

Ring in the New Year with us at our upcoming 3Rs School Recycling Drives! We will be co-hosting two drives this month: Saturday, January 8 at Kīpapa Elementary School and Saturday, January 29 at Kalāheo High School from 9am-11am. 3Rs School Recycling  Drives are fundraisers for the host school…

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PFH School Mural Contest 2022!

January 12, 2022

Hawaiʻi students and school groups grades K-12 are invited to participate in the 2022 Plastic Free Hawaiʻi School Mural Contest. Create a mural that showcases how innovation can have a positive impact towards solving plastic pollution using bottle caps, marine debris, and other found objects…

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ʻĀINA In Schools

January 12, 2022

ʻĀINA In Schools lessons have wrapped up for the semester, with school gardens resting for the winter break. During the fall semester 1,040 students received ʻĀINA Nutrition Lessons, 3,553 students received Garden Lessons and 811 students received Compost Lessons at 19 schools. We thank the…

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Honolulu Theatre for Youth Food Waste Episode

January 12, 2022

Check out Honolulu Theatre for Youth’s newest The HI Way episode shot on location at the Kōkua Learning Farm! Join Keoki and The HI Way ʻohana as they learn about reducing food waste to create a more sustainable future for Hawaiʻi. The Food Waste episode features Chef Mark Noguchi of Chef Hui,...

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