Grow Local 2014 is now live!

Member Stories


Aloha Citizenship Energy Food Waste Show All
popular, past 3 months popular, all time last updated

Kōkua Cookbook Contest - All K-12 invited to participate by creating a recipe.

Posted on Apr 2, 2014 by Kaleo Ten
Image

Kōkua Hawaiʻi Foundation invites all Hawaiʻi students grades K-12 to participate in the Kōkua Cookbook Contest by creating a recipe that is kid, family, or teacher friendly. Use fresh, close to the source, locally grown ingredients found at the farmer's market or grown in school, home, and...



[VIDEO] Every Day is Earth Day (feat. Lana'i Class of 2020)

Posted on Apr 5, 2014 by Kaleo Ten
Image

Lyrics written by Lanai High and Elementary 4th grade students (Class of 2020) Brooke Belista and Dian Ozoa, along with songwriter Matt Glickstein, who also wrote the music and produced the video. This video was featured at Sea Life Park on O'ahu, Hawai'i for their Earth Day event on April 22nd,...



[Kauaʻi event] Waipa Community Workday Sat. Mar 15

Posted on Mar 14, 2014 by Kaleo Ten
Image

A rare opportunity to spend a beautiful morning in the ahupua'a... join us! Explore the beautiful ahupua'a of Waipa and malama (care for) the stream. Saturday, March 15th 9a-12p with an awesome Waipā lunch to follow. Find all the details on the pic, and mahalo for rsvp'ing to Emma. ...



Grazia

Posted on Apr 1, 2014 by Grazia Caroselli
Image

Wrote and produced a 13 part TV series for Discovery's Planet Green called "Renovation Nation", where we highlighted and dissected how to build green homes and decks, gardens, etc. Really great and helpful series. I live in LA, but travel often to Hawaii (for both work and play, and to visit...



[Oahu event] Al Gore to Present Sustainability Seminar at UH Manoa April 15, 2014

Posted on Apr 12, 2014 by Kaleo Ten
Image

WHAT: Stephen and Marylyn Pauley Seminar in Sustainability presented by former U.S. Vice President Al GoreWHERE: Stan Sheriff Center at the University of Hawai‘i at MānoaWHEN: April 15th at 7:00 p.m. (doors open at 5:00 p.m.)Tickets are free and available to the public at:• Stan Sheriff...



Gaye Chan and the first public Diggers Dinner

Posted on Feb 25, 2014 by Kaleo Ten
Image

Eating In Public was founded in 2003 in Hawai'i by Gaye Chan and Nandita Sharma to implement systems of free anarchist autonomous exchange outside of the State and capitalist regimes."Our ideas are not original. We are simply continuing the work of the 17th century Diggers in remaking the commons....



[VIDEO] Every Day is Earth Day (feat. Lana'i Class of 2020)

Posted on Apr 5, 2014 by Kaleo Ten
Image

Lyrics written by Lanai High and Elementary 4th grade students (Class of 2020) Brooke Belista and Dian Ozoa, along with songwriter Matt Glickstein, who also wrote the music and produced the video. This video was featured at Sea Life Park on O'ahu, Hawai'i for their Earth Day event on April 22nd,...



The 10th annual Grow Hawaiian Weekend February 21 and 22, 2014 [Kona]

Posted on Feb 20, 2014 by Kaleo Ten
Image

The 10th Annual Grow Hawaiian Weekend is this Friday and Saturday, February 21 and 22, is a celebration of Hawaiian cultural and natural history at Amy Greenwell Garden in Captain Cook.  Admission to the Garden will be free on those two days, and all of the activities are free. On Friday,...



Being Raised In North Kohala

Posted on Mar 21, 2014 by Tammy Wilson

I was raised in Nirth Kohala in the late 60's....my father lost his job in the early 70's and was only on unemployment for a year; my mom and he were raising his ohana with their three growing children. What to do? He cultivated nearly an acre large garden which ended up being studied by...



Annual Report to Members for 2013

Posted on Feb 6, 2014 by Olin Lagon
Image

Based on member feedback, we shifted our work quite a bit in 2013. Instead of running our Eat Local and Energy Challenges, we focused on Leadership Development by launching our Kanu Fellows program. We also took all of the lessons learned from our past energy work to create new energy programs to...


12
Would you kokua and log in? All features are turned on when logged in. Mahalo!