Making a real difference: The Ma‘i Movement celebrated its 4th annual Malama Your Ma‘i campaign in May

Xiomara Y. Guevara / The Garden Island Ma‘i Movement Hawai‘i volunteers are seen after a successful kit making event. Chiefess Kamakahelei Middle School teacher Sarah Kern, back row left, hosted the kit making event at her home in Lihu‘e on Tuesday, May 28, 2024.

LIHU‘E — Menstruation is a natural involuntary bodily process experienced by over half the population in Hawai‘i, or more than 701,000 individuals.