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It’s an Arts Walkabout – Mon. Oct 2nd in Kohala

Join the Celebration! North Kohala is the site of a new Cultural Arts Planning Project funded by the National Endowment for the Arts and One Island. On Monday, October 2nd, the kick-off event is celebrating local arts at the North

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Healthy Food Access Grants for Hawaii Island

One Island Sustainable Living is launching a newly expanded Same Canoe Local Food Challenge bringing over $750,000 in USDA Food Security, Hawaii Department of Agriculture, and AmeriCorps grant funds to Hawaii Island to serve rural communities.   The project’s goal

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Local Food Advocate Positions Open

Looking for people passionate about improving access to local food, better nutrition and community wellbeing. Thanks to new AmeriCorps and USDA Food Security grant awards, The Same Canoe Local Food Project has 6 positions open and accepting applications: TWO Team

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Milolii Solar Bidding

Notice to Bidders   Notice is hereby given that Heritage Ranch, Inc, a 501c3 non-profit organization, will receive sealed bid packets from eligible bidders for the procurement and installation of the Miloli’i Village Solar Project (MVSP). The MVSP is comprised

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Heart of Kohala NEA Grant News!

Great news for North Kohala – the National Endowment for the Arts is funding an Arts Visioning process to help identify existing arts resources and plan for future public and local arts opportunities. See our project proposal videos and goals

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More Housing = More Farm Workers = More Food!

If you support Tiny House law allowing small, affordable housing for farm workers on Hawaii farms, please click on this CALL TO ACTION and let the Governor and State elected representatives know your SUPPORT HB2! June 30th: Governor Ige intends

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Home is Where the Farm Is: Tiny Houses for Farmers

Affordable Housing Community Conversations to Discuss Tiny House Solutions   Enjoy the new video slide show online!   Next Working Group meeting: Wednesday, March 22nd in Honoka’a 6:30pm   Testify a big YES! to the State Senate here.   email

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Food Forest Legacy

One Island’s Green School is collaborating with the Kohala Elementary School ‘Discovery Garden’, Kona Pacific Public Charter School, Hawaii Tropical Fruit Growers, and Hawaii Blue Zones Project to engage local community members in creating new gardens and food forests. Saturday,

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Mushroom Workshops

Mushroom Maestro Zach Mermel is back to expand our fungi repertoire. In this hands-on seminar, discover how to partner with our multi-functional fungi allies on logs and wood chips, and learn how to use an unwanted shrub or tree as

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Superfoods: Good Medicine with Richard Liebmann

North Kohala Public Library Monday, September 19th  6:30pm Next in the Good Medicine series is Lokahi Garden Sanctuary founder and owner Dr. Richard Liebmann speaking on medicinal food and herbs growing in Kohala and Hawaii. Learn about super foods and

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