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.
View Program Overview

    ‘ĀINA in Schools is comprised of
    Six Integrated Components

ʻĀINA In Schools ʻĀINA In Schools


Feb 28, 2018

2018 Legislative Bills to Watch

KHF Staff

The 2018 legislative session has just kicked off, and there are some great bills we hope you will support!


To submit testimony and show your support for these bills, go to www.capitol.hawaii.gov and follow these directions:

  1. Sign in or create new account in upper...

Taking Schools to the Farm!
Jan 31, 2018

Scott Kitamori

Farm to School month activities allow the keiki of Hawaiʻi to make connections to the food they...

ʻĀINA In Schools ʻĀINA In Schools

featured_resource_icon ʻĀINA In Schools Featured School

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...