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Mālama Maui Nui to Kick-off Get the Drift and Bag It!
Sep 21, 2019 @ 8:00 AM - 11:00 AMFree
Friends new and old, join the Mālama Maui Nui ʻohana for a Kahului Harbor cleanup on September 21st, 2019 at 8:00 AM to kick-off the month-long Get the Drift and Bag It! campaign. The nonprofit organization invites all of Maui nui to come together for this cleanup event.
This campaign kick-off falls on the International Coastal Cleanup (ICC) Day, where communities from across the globe host cleanups to collect data on litter, thereby supporting science-based solutions for a healthy earth and its oceans. Mālama Maui Nui has participated in this initiative for over three decades, and we look forward to working with the Ocean Conservancy on the ICC to kick-off Get the Drift and Bag It 2019!
Think Global. Act Local.
If you cannot make the kick-off, but would still like to volunteer your time, there are several opportunities throughout this four-week campaign and the rest of the year! Set an example by gathering your friends & family to host your own cleanup and MMN will sponsor your event.
This event would not be possible without the ongoing support of our partners and sponsors. Mahalo to our event partners, the Pacific Whale Foundation, Blue Zones Project, and Yard Games Hawaii; Our site partners, the Dept. of Transportation, Harbors Division & the Division of Boating and Ocean Recreation, Kahului Ramp. This event is sponsored by the Department of Environmental Management, Environmental Protection & Sustainability Division (EPS).
For more information about this event, to volunteer, or to host your own cleanup, please visit www.malamamauinui.org/volunteer or call (808)-877-2524.