Ohana Food Drops continue

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Hundreds of people wait in line for the Ohana Food Drop by The Hawaii Food Basket in Hilo on Wednesday.

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Sean Bell carries a box of food to a trunk while volunteering with The Hawaii Food Basket for an Ohana Food Drop in Hilo on Wednesday.

The Food Basket served more than 3,000 people in Hilo Wednesday during its second Ohana Food Drop of 2021.

Cars were tightly packed in the parking lot of the Afook-Chinen Civic Auditorium while awaiting their turn to drive through the line for bulk groceries from Hawaii Island’s food bank.

The next food drop will be 10 a.m. today in Naalehu at the Naalehu Hongwanji Temple.


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