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MEO Hāna Makes Food Delivery Run to Area Kupuna

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Maui Economic Opportunity Hāna driver Karen Redo delivers a food package to kupuna Mildred “Mili” “Lono” Gorbea on Tuesday, Sept. 28. PC: Maui Economic Opportunity.

Maui Economic Opportunity Hāna Office made its regular food package run to kupuna on Tuesday, Sept. 28, delivering about 25 packages.

MEO Hāna assists the Maui Food Bank with the twice monthly deliveries in a partnership with Kaunoa Senior Services and ‘Ohana Makamae.

MEO deliveries focus on the Hāna town area with Kaunoa making the runs to parts of East Maui further away.

Joanne Carreira (back row from left), Donovan Carreira-Beck and Christine Daniels and Josephine Helekahi (front row from left) and Ariel Carreira jumped on a Maui Economic Opportunity bus to assist with the delivery of food to Hāna-area kupuna on Tuesday, Sept. 28. PC: Maui Economic Opportunity
(Left photo) Kupuna Julei Naone-Kaiwi received a package from the Maui Food Bank delivered by Maui Economic Opportunity on Tuesday, Sept. 28. (Right photo) Food handoff. Photos: Maui Economic Opportunity.


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