Valenciano ‘ohana distributes food

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Robby Espino gets help with his food package from Placido Valenciano Jr. Saturday during the food distribution by the Valenciano ‘ohana in the Aloha Sweet Delights parking lot in Kaumakani.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    One of the Valenciano ‘ohana loads a bag of perishables into the back of a pickup truck Saturday during the food distribution in the Aloha Sweet Delight parking lot in Kaumakani.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    What appears to be a stop for traffic is a photo op for the Valenciano ‘ohana, moving supplies over for the walk-in section of the food distribution Saturday in the Aloha Sweet Delights parking lot in Kaumakani.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Placido Valenciano Jr. hands over a food package to Alice Fontanilla and Panny Machado of Hair Fanatics, Salon No. 2, Saturday during the food distribution at the Aloha Sweet Delights parking lot in Kaumakani.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    The mo‘opuna of the Valenciano ‘ohana get ready to welcome the first cars to the food distribution Saturday in the Aloha Sweet Delights parking lot in Kaumakani.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Pat Pablo offers an Aloha Sweet Delight treat during the assembling of food packages Saturday during the Valenciano ‘ohana food distribution in Kaumakani.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Pat Pablo places dry noodles into one of the food packages Saturday during the Valenciano ‘ohana food distribution at the Aloha Sweet Delights parking lot in Kaumakani.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Judge Randal Valenciano waits on traffic control as Kelvin Moniz of the Kaua‘i Independent Food Bank loads eggs and milk into the trunk of a car Saturday during the Valenciano ‘ohana food distribution in the Aloha Sweet Delights parking lot in Kaumakani.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Judge Randal Valenciano loads eggs into the back of a pickup truck Saturday during the Valenciano ‘ohana food distribution in the Aloha Sweet Delights parking lot in Kaumakani.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Jaime and Jusie Alverado pick up their food package Saturday during the Valenciano ‘ohana food distribution at the Aloha Sweet Delights parking lot in Kaumakani.

KAUMAKANI — For less than a stimulus check, the family of Placido and Maria Valenciano took care of nearly 200 families Saturday during a food distribution that got help from the Kaua‘i Independent Food Bank at the parking lot of Aloha Sweet Delights.

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