After completing half a dozen JASH workshops, exploring nature and sustainability in Kona, and collaborating for three months with other 10-12 year-old children from over twenty countries and regions throughout Asia and the Pacific to discuss sustainability in their hometowns, our four Junior Ambassadors (JAs) have officially completed the 2021 Asian-Pacific Children’s Convention (APCC)! To celebrate the end of their program, our JAs and chaperones were joined by members of B
Dear Members and Friends of JASH, This November 11, we specially extend our heartfelt kansha to all of our veterans, past and present. Mahalo nui loa for your sacrifice, bravery, and for everything you do. On this day and every day, we are thankful for your service. There are many resources available to learn about the history of Nisei veterans in Hawaii, including the Nisei Veterans Legacy, the 100th Infantry Battalion Veterans Education Center, and the Nisei Veterans Memori
Dear Members and Friends of JASH,
We have a number of great events planned for this November!
TONIGHT, we begin our Taste of JASH: Nomu Edition series! The first of these virtual pau hanas will feature Kо̄ Hana Distillers this evening, Thursday, November 4 at 5:30PM (HST). Farm-to-Bottle Kо̄ Hana Hawaiian Agricole Rum is handcrafted from heirloom Hawaiian sugarcane (kо̄) brought to the islands by the early Polynesian voyagers. Their popular tasting tours are offered dai
From August through October, our four Junior Ambassadors (JAs) participated in the 33rd Asian-Pacific Children’s Convention BRIDGE Virtual Summer Camp (APCC BVSC), which connected 10-12 year-old students from Japan and throughout the Pacific via Zoom. Traditionally, the APCC is a two-week homestay and international camp held in Fukuoka, Japan, but the program was transformed into a series of virtual meetings due to the pandemic. JAs were divided into small groups with members