In just three hours, a coalition in support of Volunteer Week Hawaiʻi raised an estimated $700, collected 400 pounds of food and built 32 medical kits for the homeless supporting Maui Rapid Response.
The food drive on Friday was held at the Kūʻau Store in Pāʻia. Additional food drives run from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. today (Saturday, April 25) at Hope Chapel in Kīhei and AutoZone in Kahului across from the Kahului Post Office.
LAHAINA - The invitations have been sent. The media has been notified. It's the do-good, fun event of the year - the 15th Annual Lahaina Town Clean Up planned for Saturday, Sept. 21.
LAHAINA, MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) - Volunteers are being sought for the 13th Annual Lahaina Town Clean Up to be held Saturday, September 16th. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. with coffee and breakfast snacks provided by Ruth's Chris Steak House as instructions and equipment are distributed to participants. The cleanup will be held from 9 a.m. to noon, followed by lunch for volunteers donated by Pacific'O and water provided by Tropic Water.
This week is Volunteer Week Hawaii. Many organizations need help during the pandemic. But there's also ways you can show your support from home, or online. Keone Kealoha of Kanu Hawaii has more details.