Hawaii was shutdown and there was a shortage of PCR tests. Results were taking 2+ days with limited contact tracing and a major deadly surge was upon us. This is an untold story of how a passionate group of visionaries, led by the National Kidney Foundation of Hawaii, took the risks and overcame adversity to create an innovative COVID-19 testing program that became a model for the world.
Connecting Keiki to the kai and Aina empowers them and grows their sense of aloha and kuleana for the natural environment and themselves. Na Kama Kai Children of the Sea, featuring male and mo’olelo and an online auction benefiting Hawaii’s youth our future ocean leaders.
An encore presentation celebrating 29 years of the community efforts in growing Children and Youth Day, an annual tradition honoring keiki. The Children and Youth Day Planning Committee share memories of putting together 6 entertainment stages, 9 zones of activities by more than 300 community and service organizations, and over 10 food trucks, at the Hawai'i State Capitol, 'Iolani Palace and surrounding blocks. Plus, original musical performances by Imua, Rachel Javier, Andromeda Tong and the ladies of Namamoakeakua,