Kapa‘a Interfaith award announces Thanksgiving

Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

Sarah Rogers of All Saints Episcopal Church, sixth from left, accepts the Interfaith Alliance Hawai‘i award on behalf of the Kapa‘a Interfaith Association from Cynthia Lynch of the IAH Saturday for the group’s combined efforts in producing the annual Thanksgiving Day luncheon. From left are Roberta Yanagawa and the Rev. Mieko Majima of the Kapa‘a Hongwanji, IAH President Paul Gracie of Honolulu, Rachel Same, a 17-year volunteer of the Thanksgiving Day lunch, Pastor Rob Bork of the Kapa‘a United Church of Christ, Rogers, Kahu Kawika Jackson of the All Saints Episcopal Church and Preschool, Cynthia Lynch, Tom Lynch and Maureen O’Leary of the Interfaith Alliance office in Washington, DC.

KAPA‘A — Sarah Rogers said receiving the Interfaith Alliance Hawai‘i award Saturday could serve as a preliminary announcement for this year’s Thanksgiving Day luncheon.