Aaron Hoff walking across island for the Keala Foundation

Photo courtesy of Sarah Braunsdorf executive director of Keala Foundation

Founder of the Keala Foundation Aaron Hoff runs with a group of kids in archived photo from 2019. Hoff, who plans on walking the entire island of Kaua’i starting Friday morning to raise awareness of mental health issues, depression, suicide, and drug addiction.

KEKAHA—In 1996, Aaron Hoff, the founder of the Keala Foundation, experienced an epiphany that altered the course of his life and allowed him to focus on his purpose.