Saying no to violence

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    Zonta Club’s Marge Akana, Neva Olson and Edith Ignacio-Neumiller say no to violence against women.

  • Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

    Kauai County Council member Derek Kawakami plants a blue pinwheel symbolizing child abuse prevention on the lawn of the historic County Building, Monday during the rotunda rally where April was announced as National Child Abuse Prevention month.

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    The crowd of people representing agencies involved with child abuse, sexual assault and alcohol seek shelter under the pathway to the Moikeha Building, Monday as Mayor Bernard Carvalho Jr. announces April as National Alcohol, Child Abuse Prevention, and Sexual Assault Prevention month during the rotunda rally at the Lihue Civic Center, Moikeha Building.

  • Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

    Representatives from the different agencies involved in child abuse, alcohol abuse, and sexual assault prevention accept a proclamation from Mayor Bernard Carvalho Jr., Monday during the rotunda rally at the Lihue Civic Center, Moikeha Building.

  • Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

    Sheryl Keli‘ipio, retired from the Dept. of Health Family Health Services division, shows incoming program manager Devindra Sharma the routine of planting blue pinwheels in observance of National Child Abuse Prevention Month, Monday during the rotunda rally at Lihue Civic Center, Moikeha Building.

  • Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

    Mia McNeil of the Friends of the Children’s Justice Center, plants a blue pinwheel on the lawn of the historic County Building, Monday during the rotunda rally where April was announced as National Child Abuse Prevention month.

LIHUE — Residents rallied around the rotunda on Monday to bring about awareness and prevention of child abuse and sexual assault.

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