Charity walk shatters fundraising goal

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Scissors cuts paper as Norman Acupan wins the trip to San Francisco grand prize by beating out Sharon Lasker of Regency at Puakea in a jan ken po showdown for the prize at the 40th annual Visitor Industry Charity Walk Saturday on the grounds of Vidinha Stadium.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Lillian Watari is congratulated by a fellow Hanalei Bay Resort walker as she goes up to claim the Golden Slippah award for the fifth consecutive year as the largest individual fundraiser Saturday at the 40th annual Visitor Industry Charity Walk.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Kellie Hines of Hokuala finishes strong Saturday at the 40th annual Visitor Industry Charity Walk that raised $350,000 for nearly 60 local nonprofit organizations.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    An early finisher of the 40th annual Visitor Industry Charity Walk relishes the spray generated by Easter Seals Hawaii Saturday near Vidinha Stadium.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Beth Haddock of Gaylord’s at Kilohana and Brenda Sameshima of Kukuiula Development lead a line of walkers through the Hardy Street roundabout Saturday during the 40th annual Visitor Industry Charity Walk.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    More than 2,200 walkers take off from the Vidinha Stadium soccer fields Saturday during the 40th annual Visitor Industry Charity Walk that raised $350,000 to help the nearly 60 local nonprofit organizations.

LIHUE — The 40th annual Visitor Industry Charity Walk shattered its 2018 goal of $280,000 Saturday at the North Vidinha soccer fields.

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