Thousands turn out for The Food Basket’s 100th ‘food drop’ since April

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald National Guard member Whitney May holds bread and eggs for a car while volunteering at an Ohana Food Drop with the Hawaii Food Basket in Honokaa.

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald A volunteer directs traffic during an Ohana Food Drop in Honokaa last week. This was The Food Basket's one hundredth drop this year.

The Hawaii Food Basket celebrated its 100th Ohana Food Drop last Wednesday in Honokaa after serving nearly 175,000 people across Hawaii County since the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic.