Maui youth help in beach cleanup effort
FIRST PHOTO: Journey Sonis picks up trash at Kanaha Beach Park on Tuesday morning. This is the second year that MEO Youth Services organized a beach cleanup with partner agencies. Last year the group picked up 10 bags of rubbish at Sugar Beach with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Maui and Monkeypod Kitchen by Merriman.
SECOND PHOTO: About 40 youth from Maui Economic Opportunity Youth Services, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Maui and Maui Family Support Services picked up six bags of trash at Kanaha Beach Park on Tuesday morning. The trash included bottle caps, cigarette butts, wrappers, broken water balloons and other remnants of a party in the park, according to a news release from MEO on Tuesday. After the cleanup, youth were treated to lunch and other activities at the beach park.