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• Pop Warner donates $3,000 to United Way
• Nawiliwili Yacht Club’s lighted boat parade
• Mokihana Aquatics Christmas Tree sale
• Grady high pointer in Girls 14U
Pop Warner donates $3,000 to United Way
By Duane Shimogawa Jr. – The Garden Island
The Kaua’i Pop Warner Football League has a great track record in giving back to the community.
And last week was just another instance, where the top-notch organization helped out the island’s less fortunate once again.
KPWFL has awarded $3,000 from the 2005 Annual Charity Bowl to the 24 vital participating agencies supported by the Kaua’i United Way.
The money will benefit thousands of Kaua’i people in the coming year through dozens of crucial social services provided by these agencies, right here on Kaua’i.
Charity Bowl winners are as follows:
Punt, Pass & Kick contest winners for the Pee Wee Division: 1st: Dallas Correa, 2nd: Paul Oligo.
Punt, Pass & Kick contest winners for the Junior Pee Wee Division: 1st: Keane Agoot, 2nd: Keoni Ana, 3rd: Trey Aguano, Isaiah Sarkodeh.
Adult Field Goal contest: coach Shane Brede, 45 yards.
Thousands of Kaua’i workers support our community through Kaua’i United Way through payroll deduction at their places of employment. If you would like information about a Kaua’i United Way campaign at your business, call 245-2043. If you would like to contribute directly, your donation will be gratefully received at: Kaua’i United Way, P.O. Box 1087, Lihu’e, Hawai’i 96766.
Nawiliwili Yacht Club’s lighted boat parade
Nawiliwili Yacht Club’s 11th Annual Boat Parade of Lights will take place Sunday, December 11 at Nawiliwili Harbor. The parade will begin around 6:30 p.m. The boats will motor around the commercial harbor, jetty and Kalapaki Bay for approximately one hour, conditions permitting. The public is invited to view the parade from either the jetty or harbor area adjacent to the coast guard station. The boats will gather at 6 p.m. Prizes will be awarded to the top three places for best decorated boat of lights. Today is the deadline to enter the competition and be eligible to win a prize. Entry forms can be obtained from the DLNR-Boating office, Nawiliwili Small Boat Harbor office or by calling 332-5987.
Mokihana Aquatics Christmas Tree sale
Mokihana Aquatics is having a Christmas Tree sale on Friday, December 2 from noon to 6 p.m. Pickup is at the Two Frogs Hugging parking lot in Lihu’e. Premium grade A Douglas firs are for sale ($60). The farmed trees are going fast. Call Coach “O” at 821-0587 or 651-4216 for more information.
Grady high pointer in Girls 14U
Mahea Grace and Justine Holt combined for 14 points as Gee’s Angels blanked Island School, 23-0, Monday, Nov. 29 at the county’s 14 Under girls basketball league.
Grace topped the scoring with eight points followed by Holt’s six. Janessa Grady finished with 14 points as Team Swish edged Wailua 28-22 in the second game. Jondi Das topped the Wailua effort with eight points.
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