Rotary clubs collect school supplies and donations for keiki

For the eighth consecutive year, members of all Rotary clubs on Maui recently manned doors at local businesses to collect school supplies and donations for the children of Maui. A total of 136 bags of supplies were collected and $2,785 in cash donations were received.

Each Maui Rotary club determined the recipients of the supplies and cash donations. In addition to distributing the supplies to Maui island schools, monetary donations were distributed via Keiki Cupboard at six schools and at the Kihei Youth Center.

The Rotary clubs of Maui had permission to accept donations outside of the following businesses: Longs in Kihei, Lahaina, Kahului, Pukalani and Maui Lani; Wal-Mart in Kahului; and Walgreens in Lahaina.