On the Campaign Trail

Yamashita, DeCoite to hold fundraiser

A fundraiser for state Reps. Kyle Yamashita and Lynn DeCoite will be held as part of an event to honor Maui’s plantation history from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Velma McWayne Santos Community Center in Wailuku.

The event is a combined fundraiser presented by supporters of the two members of the state House of Representatives.

Planned activities include games, door prizes, food and giveaways.

Tickets will be available at the door. A suggested donation is $25.

Yamashita represents District 12, which includes Upcountry, Spreckelsville and part of Kahului; and DeCoite represents District 13, which covers Molokai, Lanai and East Maui, including Haiku and Paia.


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