YCA at the Malama Learning Center as seen on “Outside Hawaii”

Cadets in the Hawai’i National Guard’s Youth Challenge Academy program based at Kalaeloa, O’ahu visited nearby Kauhale Preserve, managed by the Hoakalei Cultural Foundation and owned by Haseko Development. They learned of the coastal site’s history and plans for the future. They also helped care for the site so that native Hawaiian plants may have a chance to come back. This educational visit was coordinated by the Malama Learning Center as part of the Honouliuli Ahupua’a Project funded by the NOAA BWET program. This video was produced by Outside Hawai`i for the Malama Learning Center.

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Cadets Pitre and Amezcua supervise as the student body President and Vice-President


Cadets Ibalio & Morales pose for a photo op


Mr. Chock and Cadet Fiava get ready to wash cars


Cadet Niederschmidt’s Dad models his new license plate frame


Supporting the Food Drive


Cadets Morales and Dsio pose with Our Educator Extraordinaire, Ms. Atanoa


Cadets Pasa-Lacio and Pitre do the Shaka on the sidelines


Cadets D’Sio poses with her family


Cadet Morales poses with family members


Cadet Morales and another Car Wash participant


Cadet Amezcua and his father

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