‘Project Keiki’ provides lunches and meals on Kaua‘i

Courtesy of Tisha Remigio / Hawai‘i Foodbank

An ‘Ele‘ele student shows off her Hawai‘i Foodbank package.

Xiomara Y. Guevara / The Garden Island

Hawai‘i Foodbank Tisha Remigio, Kaua‘i Assistant Director, left, and Heidi Padilla, Kauai Keiki Nutrition Outreach Specialist holding “Pin Pal” pins.

LIHU‘E — Hunger on Kaua‘i continues to persist to some of the highest levels in the last century, as a combination of inflation and rising food prices have intensified hunger on the island.