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$20 Million Allocated Toward MauiCARES Task Force Recommendations

Thursday, September 24, 2020 08:14pm HST

Maui Mayor Michael Victorino announced that the County of Maui has allocated more than $20 million in CARES Act funds toward recommendations made by his MauiCARES Task Force. The MauiCARES Task Force consisted of more than 30 industry leaders, who identified areas of need and economic recovery opportunities during meetings from July 8 to Aug. 15, 2020. The team provided the Office of the Mayor recommendations for a number of programs and initiatives ranging from farm/ranch grants to support our county food system, to purchasing computers for students in virtual learning environments. READ MORE: #MauiNow #CARESAct Karey Kapoi, facilitator for MauiCARES Task Force. PC: Courtesy County of Maui / Akakū