Moloa‘a ‘AINA Center over halfway home in funding

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A forklift lifts materials into place at the Malama Kaua‘i Moloa‘a ‘AINA Center.

Contributed by Malama Kaua‘i

The Malama Kaua‘i Moloa‘a ‘AINA Center is under construction.

MOLOA‘A — Kaua‘i nonprofit Malama Kaua‘i, the island’s first and longest-running, community-based organization focused on increasing local food production and access, has surpassed the halfway point in funding and building the island’s first food hub, the Moloa‘a ‘AINA Center, according to a press release from the nonprofit.