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Happy New Year and Mahalo for Your Support!

January 22, 2019





Hauʻoli Makahiki Hou! We hope your year is off to a great start! Did you make any green resolutions to create a healthier environment in 2019? If so, share them on Instagram, tagging @kokuahawaiifoundation.



We thank our many members, volunteers, and friends who continue to support Kōkua…

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BYOBowl @ Banan

January 22, 2019



Banan has launched its BYOBowl program, giving $1 each time you bring your own bowl to a featured non-profit. We are stoked to be the featured non-profit for January! Enjoy your soft serve the zero waste way, and BYOBowl and BYOSpoon at any of their 4 locations! Mahalo to Banan for your…

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ʻĀINA In Schools Curriculum Training for Educators: Register Now

January 22, 2019

Hawaiʻi-based educators are invited to participate in Kōkua Hawaiʻi Foundation’s curriculum trainings created especially for teachers who want to use ʻĀINA In Schools lessons with their students! The ʻĀINA In Schools Curriculum Training for Educators includes hands-on nutrition, garden, and…

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‘ĀINA In Schools Garden Party Workdays

January 22, 2019

In preparation for the start of the spring ʻĀINA Garden Lessons, schools are amending their garden beds at ʻĀINA Garden Parties. Volunteers are still needed for these January ‘ĀINA Garden Parties, so please come and join us!

Friday, January 18
ʻĀINA In Schools Garden Party
2:15pm-3:30pm…

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ʻĀINA In Schools Spring Docent Training Dates

January 22, 2019





Mahalo to our parent and community volunteers who teach the ʻĀINA Garden, Compost, and Nutrition lessons. Thank you to Waialua, Ahuimanu, Kahuku and Kahala Elementary schools for providing the space for our Spring Docent Trainings, and to World Centric for donating the spring ʻĀINA Lesson…

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Free Teachers Workshop for Huakaʻi o Kamananui, Aloha ʻĀina Moanalua Curriculum

January 22, 2019



Saturday, February 2, 2019
FREE and includes all materials

Moanalua Gardens Foundation (MGF) and DLNR’s Division of Forestry and Wildlife are pleased to offer this FREE workshop for fourth grade teachers on their Huakaʻi o Kamananui, Aloha ʻĀina Moanalua place-based environmental…

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ʻĀINA Recipe: Ed Kenney’s Grilled Chicken & Eggplant with Miso Yogurt

January 22, 2019







Ingredients:

  • 1 whole chicken
  • 2 pounds Japanese eggplant
  • 1 gallon water
  • 1/2 cup of sugar
  • 1 head of garlic
  • 3 cups of olive oil
  • 2 Tablespoons Herbes de Provence
  • 2 cups plain yogurt
  • 2 oz. white miso
  • ...
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Happy New Year and Mahalo for Your Support!

January 08, 2019

Hauʻoli Makahiki Hou! We hope your year is off to a great start! Did you make any green resolutions to create a healthier environment in 2019? If so, share them on Instagram, tagging @kokuahawaiifoundation.

 

We thank our many members, volunteers, and friends who continue to support Kōkua…

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Save the Date: Shop at any Whole Foods Market in Hawaiʻi on January 10!

January 08, 2019

Mark your calendar for Thursday, January 10, when Kōkua Hawaiʻi Foundation will benefit from 5% Community Giving Day with Whole Foods Market! Shop and dine at Whole Foods Market Kailua, KahalaQueen and Maui to support Kōkua Hawaiʻi Foundation. Kōkua Hawaiʻi…

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BYOBowl @ Banan

January 08, 2019

Banan has launched its BYOBowl program, giving $1 each time you bring your own bowl to a featured non-profit. We are stoked to be the featured non-profit for January! Enjoy your soft serve the zero waste way, and BYOBowl and BYOSpoon at any of their 4 locations! Mahalo to…
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ʻĀINA In Schools Spring Docent Training Dates

January 08, 2019

Mahalo to our parent and community volunteers who teach the ʻĀINA Garden, Compost, and Nutrition lessons. Thank you to Waialua, Ahuimanu, Kahuku and Kahala Elementary schools for providing the space for our Spring Docent Trainings, and to World Centric for donating the spring ʻĀINA Lesson…

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ʻĀINA In Schools Curriculum Training for Educators: Register Now

January 08, 2019

Hawaiʻi-based educators are invited to participate in Kōkua Hawaiʻi Foundation’s curriculum trainings created especially for teachers who want to use ʻĀINA In Schools lessons with their students! The ʻĀINA In Schools Curriculum Training for Educators includes hands-on nutrition, garden, and…

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3Rs School Recycling Program

January 08, 2019

What a great way to end 2018 than with the addition of our 75th 3Rs Recycling Program School! Please welcome Barbers Point Elementary School 2nd Grade Recycling Club to our 3Rs ohana! ʻAikahi Elementary conducted its first-ever campus waste audit in early…

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Next Beach Cleanup January 21

January 08, 2019

Our next Plastic Free Hawaiʻi beach cleanup is on Monday, January 21 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service at Kahuku & Kalama beaches. The Kahuku cleanup will be at James Campbell National Wildlife Refuge, enter through the gate off Kamehameha Hwy at Mile Marker 14 and follow banners to…

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2018-19 Plastic Free Hawaiʻi School Mural Contest!

January 08, 2019

Our Plastic Free Hawaiʻi School Mural Contest is now accepting submissions! Bring your vision of a Plastic Free Hawaiʻi to life by incorporating marine debris, plastic bottle caps or other single-use plastic items collected from the school, families or…

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#PlasticFreeWave Moves to Turtle Bay Resort

January 08, 2019

  

Check out this video featuring the AMAZING sculpture made by artist-scientist Ethan Estess! Made of marine debris collected from the Kahuku coastline and reclaimed lumber from Re-use Hawaii, Plastic Free Pipeline was on display during the WSL Billabong Pipeline…

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2018-19 Kōkua Hawaiʻi Foundation Mid-Year Report

January 07, 2019

Kōkua Hawai‘i Foundation supports environmental education in Hawai‘i’s schools and communities. Our mission is to provide students with experiences that will enhance their appreciation for and understanding of their environment so they will be lifelong stewards of the earth. During the…

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