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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Dec 31, 2014

It’s Time to Give Up Bottled Water

Natalie

The next installment in our continuing blog series concerns Plastic Free Hawai‘i commitment number two: Give up bottled water.

Water is the source of life, hydration, energy, and all things green and growing. In Hawai‘i, we are particularly aware of the need to conserve...

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It’s Time to Give Up Bottled Water
Dec 31, 2014

Natalie

The next installment in our continuing blog series concerns Plastic Free Hawai‘i commitment...

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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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