Ka Pua Initiative
The vision of the Ka Pua Initiative is a healthy, vibrant Native Hawaiian community whose youth and families lead locally and globally, firmly grounded in knowing who they are and where they come from.
Featured Guests: Dr. Shawn Kana‘iaupuni, Director of the Public Education Support division at Kamehameha Schools of which Ka Pua falls under. Maile Keli‘ipio-Acoba – Project Manager for the Ka Pua Initiative and lead coordinator for the Wai‘anae Coast Education Vision forums
Kumu Hula Meleana Manuel – Hula Halau Ke Olu Makani O Mauna Loa Residence and halau in Volcano, Hawaii, Queen of Royal Court, Merrie Monarch Festival Raiatea Helm Recording Artist and past dancer at Merrie Monarch Played for one of the Miss Aloha Hula Contestants Kumu Hula Maelia Lobenstien Carter, Ka Pa Hula O Kauanoe O Waahila, Keahiahi Long, Miss Aloha Hula Contestant
Winner of Hawaiian Language Award Ka Pa Hula O Kauanoe O Waahila