Mahalo nui again to Hoʻokuaʻāina (Michele and Dean Wilhelm, and ‘Ohana) for providing an opportunity to put kalo back in our homes.  Beginning Thursday, August 30 and every other Thursday thereafter, fresh poi and kalo paa will be available for sale at Ka Lae after school.

2lbs Fresh Poi – $12
1lb Kalo Paa -$10 (cooked, cleaned and chunked)
Raw kalo at $3 per pound (Raw kalo must be ordered in advance)

If you would like to purchase, please send your haumana with cash on Thursday.  You may also write a check payable to Hoʻokuaʻāina.  All sales go towards supporting their mentoring programs for youth.  To learn more about Hoʻokuaʻāina, you can visit


You may pre-order to ensure availability. Please email Michele at or place an order through their website. Raw kalo is only available through pre-order.