Maui’s finest grow beards for a cause

The Maui News / LILA FUJIMOTO photo

Police Chief Tivoli Faaumu (center) and officer Jon Young (from left), Detective Dennis Clifton, Detective Oran Satterfield and officer Toma Asuega-Stark are among officers sporting beards as part of a “Beard It Up” fundraiser for pediatric cancer research. Officers who made a donation to The Cure Starts Now are being allowed to wear neatly trimmed beards through the end of the month. Faaumu said many officers are participating in the first-time fundraiser.