5th Annual Volunteer Expo
To honor and celebrate the generous spirit of volunteerism, the County of Maui, Volunteer Center is presenting the 5th annual Volunteer Expo 2012 on Saturday, October 27, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the Queen Kaahumanu Shopping Center main stage.
“This is a great way to showcase these twenty-five exhibitors to the community. The world of non profits is what helps make Maui No Ka Oi” said Wendy Stebbins, County ofMaui Volunteer Coordinator.
instructor Keoni Manuel
virtuoso Derick Sebastian
of Performing Arts
Hall Hawaiian Ensemble.
Charly Espina Takahama, host of KISS 99.9 FM radio will give away door prizes,
including a free trip on Mokulele Airlines or a room at the Grand Wailea
Members of the public are also encouraged to check out exhibits, play games and chat with the 25 non-profit agencies that signed up to be expo vendors. They include:
- HandsOn Maui featuring the
Auwahi Wind project, solar energy pedometer game
- The Maui Marine Sanctuary
Volunteer Council, joined by Hawaiian National Marine Sanctuary
Foundation, which will host their version of the game “Are You Smarter
Than a Fifth Grader?”
- Hale Makua, which will help people make paper flowers
so they can write a message to Hale Makua residents.
- The Coral Reef Alliance and Kaanapali Makai Watch will
help keiki to identify fish at their activity table.
- The Hailiimaile
will show how their plans to build a community through sustainable food
- Other vendors include the Maui Historical Society, Bailey
and many more.
The Volunteer Expo is sponsored by the County of Maui. Department of Housing and Human Concerns, Volunteer Center, Tri-Isle RC&D,
Inc. Mokulele Airlines, Grand Wailea Resort; Auwahi Wind Project, Sempra U.S. Gas and Power and the Queen Kaahumanu Center.
For more information on Volunteer Expo 2012 or HandsOn Maui, contact Wendy Stebbins at 270-7150 or Wendy.Stebbins@mauicounty.gov
Date: Saturday, October 27th, 2012
Time: 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Categories: FREE, Governmental Meeting or Event, Mall / Shopping, Non-Profit Community Event
Queen Kaahumanu Center
275 W Kaahumanu Ave
Kahului, HI USA 96732
Island Area: Central Maui