Nareit Hawa‘i Executive Director Gladys Quiono Marrone, left, listens as Women In Need Housing Director Sharon Graham talks on Friday on a tour past the Peace Pole at the Peace Park that adjoins Kealaula on Pua Loke in Lihu‘e.
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From left, Mayor Derek S.K. Kawakami helps Nareit Hawai‘i Executive Director Gladys Quinto Marrone present a $10,000 check to Women In Need’s Case Manager Crystal Caday-Bargayo, Housing Director Sharon Graham, Case Manager Kristi Rita and Housing Navigator Leialoha Sanchez on Friday at the Peace Park adjoining Kealaula on Pua Loke in Lihu‘e.
LIHU‘E — A $10,000 grant from Nareit Hawai‘i was the bright spot in the morning grayed by rain and traffic tieups for the Women In Need meeting at the Kealaula housing project in Pua Loke.