Zonta Red Dress campaign to bring attention to Indigenous females

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Garbed in the Zonta Club of Kaua‘i orange shirts and outfits, members celebrate the launch of 16 Days of Activism on Wednesday on Kress Street in Lihu‘e.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Zonta Club of Kaua‘i members Rebecca Carnate and Marge Akana set up the (empty) red dresses on Wednesday at the Kaua‘i Society of Artists gallery at Kukui Grove Center in Lihu‘e.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Zonta Club of Kaua‘i members Melody Lopez, Rebecca Carnate and Edie Ignacio Neumiller work to start the Red Dress Project featuring red dresses on Wednesday at the Kaua‘i Society of Artists gallery at Kukui Grove Center in Lihu‘e.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Edie Ignacio Neumiller of the Zonta Club of Kaua‘i helps Rebecca Carnate and Marge Akana position the (empty) red dress on Wednesday at the Kaua‘i Society of Artists gallery at Kukui Grove Center in Lihu‘e.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Zonta Club of Kaua‘i member Melody Lopez talks with a motorist who stopped to inquire about the action taking place at the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women display on Kress Street in Lihu‘e on Wednesday.

LIHU‘E — Garbed in the Zonta Club of Kaua‘i orange shirts, members of the club worked alongside volunteers and show leaders of the Kaua‘i Society of Artists to ready the KSA gallery for the KSA Small Work Big Show exhibit that opens on Friday with an artists’ reception at Kukui Grove Center.

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