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Simplify the Holiday Pop-Ups at the Kōkua General Store!

December 02, 2021

Simplify the Holiday Pop-Ups at the Kōkua General Store

 

The holidays are a time of celebration with family, friends, and the community. However, this once-simple holiday tradition has led to consumption practices that can have serious impacts on our island environment and beyond. Each…

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Add Your Name to the List of Kōkua Learning FarmRAISER Supporters!

December 02, 2021

Add Your Name to the List of Kōkua Learning FarmRAISER Supporters!

 

The Kōkua Learning FarmRAISER is live for one more month! So far, the FarmRAISER has received generous donations from more than 50 supporters totalling over $25,000! With approximately one month left to meet our goal, we…

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We’re hiring! Program Coordinator Positions

December 02, 2021

We’re hiring! Program Coordinator Positions

Kōkua Hawaiʻi Foundation is seeking full- and part-time program coordinators to help to support, strengthen and grow its environmental educational programs including: ʻĀINA In Schools, a farm to school initiative connecting children to their local…

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Kōkua Learning Farm Internship Fun

December 02, 2021

Kōkua Learning Farm Internship Fun

This month the Kōkua Learning Farm interns were very excited to learn cooking skills using fresh produce that they grew! They learned a basic method of cooking greens using oil, garlic, onion, and citrus. They also learned a basic dressing recipe that can…

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ʻĀINA In Schools Updates

December 02, 2021

ʻĀINA In Schools gardens are in full bloom! Kindergarteners are experiencing the life cycle of a butterfly, observing the butterflies emerge from their chrysalis in their Butterfly Garden! First graders are collecting data in their Little Seeds, Big Plants gardens by measuring the growth of…

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3Rs School Recycling Drive

December 02, 2021

The 3Rs School Recycling Drive is the place to be! Our Recycling Drives are both a school fundraiser and a way to rescue valuable resources from being thrown away. December’s 3Rs School Recycling Drive Partner of the Month is Habitat for Humanity ReStore. ReStore collects, repairs, and resells…

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The Plastic Free Hawaiʻi School Art Contest Is Now Open

December 02, 2021

Kōkua Hawaiʻi Foundation’s Plastic Free Hawaiʻi School Art Contest is now open! This years’ theme is INNOVATION! Students and school groups, grades K-12 are invited to create a mural that showcases how innovation can have a greater positive impact towards reducing plastic pollution and promote…

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