Increasing food security: Organization gives away 1,000 fruit trees

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Kaitlyn Fontenot puts a tree in the back of a truck while volunteering with State Farm at the East Hawaii Plant Circle tree giveaway Saturday in Hilo.

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Cathy Lest Dale, left, gives an ulu tree to Are Eidet during a tree giveaway Saturday hosted by the East Hawaii Plant Circle in Hilo.

The East Hawaii Outdoor Circle gave away 1,000 fruit trees this weekend.