The Aloha Grown Malama Honua Fund is giving away five awards of $500 each to local non-profits, schools, organizations or initiatives on the Big Island that embody Aloha Grown’s philosophy to support the local economy, sustain the aina and share the aloha.
Interested groups must complete and application form and write a one-page essay explaining how their organization follows Aloha Grown’s philosophy. Essays must include the organization’s mission and vision, along with the specific project, program and/or effort that the $500 award would be used to fund.
Two percent of every Aloha Grown sale goes to the Malama Honua Fund, which awards local nonprofits, schools, organizations and initiatives that embody their philosophy. All submissions are due by March 31. The five selected recipients of the Aloha Grown Malama Honua Fund $500 awards will be contacted by April 30. For more information on Aloha Grown or the Malama Honua Fund, visit www.alohagrown.com.