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How to support Ordinance 19-30

October 14, 2020
By: Jaclyn Johnson

 

It has been nearly a year since the passage of Bill 40, now Ordinance 19-30, a landmark single-use plastics reduction bill for the City & County of Honolulu. This bill is one of, if not the, most comprehensive and ambitious pieces of legislation in the country for reducing single-use plastics...

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Happy Farm to School Month!

September 25, 2020
By: Alex Narrajos, ʻĀINA In Schools Program Cooridnator

National Farm to School Month is an annual event that takes place every October. National Farm to School Month is a time to celebrate the importance of Farm to School programs like Kōkua Hawaiʻi Foundation’s ʻĀINA In Schools Program!  Kōkua Hawaiʻi Foundation will be joining others around the...

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How to Plant a Garden at Home

September 01, 2020
By: Alex Narrajos, ʻĀINA In Schools Program Cooridnator

With many restrictions in Hawaiʻi changing daily, folks are finding themselves home more than ever. One activity that has gained popularity all over the world is at-home gardening! Not only does gardening provide an opportunity for outdoor exercise and improved mental and emotional well being ...

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Plastic Free July Educational Film Screenings

July 17, 2020
By: Jaclyn Johnson

Check out some of these educational films to learn more about the issues around plastic pollution!

The Story of Plastic
Viewing Period July 22-July 29
Register to watch this film here

Produced by the Story of Stuff Project, The Story of Plastic takes a sweeping look at the man-made crisis...

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