No charity at the Ledge? You better believe it

Use any public elevator at the state Capitol when the Hawai‘i Legislature is in session and chances are you’ll see a host of fliers and posters on the walls advertising for a charitable cause.

A bake sale out of a lawmakers’ office to benefit the FoodBank. A plate lunch deal to benefit the Salvation Army. A blood drive for the Hawai‘i Blood Bank.

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