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Leeward Jobs Initiative; The Pig and The Lady; Hawaii Foodbank; Bess Press

It’s Thursday, December 26 – From HPR2, it’s The Conversation

Leeward Jobs Initiative: Kymberly Pine

Kymberly Pine

Kymberly Pine is the City Councilmember for District One representing the communities of: Ewa to Makua.  The 2nd Annual Hire Leeward Job and Career Fair will be held Wednesday, January 8 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the Great Lawn of the University of Hawaii, West Oahu.

Intro Music: New Year by Pat Metheny

Outro Music: Sing A Simple Song by The Budos Band

The Pig and The Lady: Andrew Le

Andrew Le

You can sample Andrew Le’s fusion cuisine - and meet his family - at his new restaurant, the Pig and the Lady, at 83 N. King St in Chinatown.

Intro Music: Mr. Winter by The Maine

Outro Music: King Charles by The Budos Band

Hawaii Foodbank: Vice President, Polly Kauahi

Polly Kauahi

Polly Kauahi is the Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Hawaii Foodbank.   The Hawaii Foodbank provides food for an estimated 183,500 people each year, 30 percent of whom are under 18.

Intro Music: (Druun) by Diiv

Outro Music: Seattle Bound by Big Tree

Bess Press: Buddy Bess

Buddy Bess

Buddy Bess is the founder and owner of Bess Press, one of Hawai‘i’s premiere publishers of educational texts and general books about Hawai‘i and the Pacific.

Intro Sounds: Afternoon by Youth Lagoon

Outro Music: Printing Imprenta by Cranes

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