Food Basket seeks funds as it prepares to bring back ‘Ohana Food Drops for December

Courtesy of The Hawaii Food Basket The Food Basket and the Lions Club of Hawaii hosted a special Ohana Food Drop on Oct. 15 at Keaau High School.

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Deputy Director of Healthy Food Access Initiatives Leelen Park, left, and Executive Director Kristin Frost Albrecht walk in front low stocked shelves on Sept. 13 at The Hawaii Food Basket in Hilo.

The Hawaii Food Basket is trying to get ahead of the holiday season and stay stocked despite an uptick in people in need and rising food costs.