Kupuna advocates receive awards

Lahaina Honolua Seniors danced hula at the 47th annual Kupuna Aloha Luncheon.

SECOND PHOTO: Kupuna Advocate Awardee Agnes Groff (center) is shown with Arleen Gerbig (left) and Debbie Cabebe.

Groff, a former Maui Economic Opportunity employee, and former Maui County Mayor Alan Arakawa (not pictured), were both recognized for their years of service to Maui County kupuna during the 47th annual Kupuna Aloha Luncheon July 27 at the Grand Wailea Maui, A Waldorf Astoria Resort. More than 500 kupuna, guests, politicians and vendors attended.