Charity Walk funds distributed to nonprofits

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Hawaii Lodging and Tourism Association president Mufi Hannemann congratulates Lillian Watari of the Hanalei Bay Resort on being the top individual fundaiser for the 2019 Kauai Visitor Industry Charity walk, Tuesday during the distribution of funds for the walk.

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Representatives of the 60 nonprofit organizations and the Charity Walk Committee celebrate the awarding of funds from the Kauai Visitor Industry Charity Walk over breakfast at the Kauai Marriott Resort and Beach Club, Tuesday.

NAWILIWILI — Astrid Andersson, representing the Kauai Sailing Association, said this was the first time they were beneficiaries of the Charity Walk funds Tuesday at the Kauai Marriott Resort &Beach Club.