Archived: Students Organizing “March for Our Lives” – find out more here

To honor and support their peers at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida, students in Hawaii are organizing!

Students and parents/community members who support them can attend a planning meeting Sunday, March 18 at 4:30 pm at JABSOM in Room #304 – Medical Education Building in Kakaako. Free parking on the street.

The Honolulu Star Advertizer front page article included a quote from our own Imiloa Borland. Read it here.

Events:

March 14:  Nationwide school walk out at 10 am for 17 minutes, wear Orange.
(click to learn “why orange?”)

Schools are organizing support for the student walkout. 
Click here for Hawaii DOE Superintendent Kristina Hishimoto’s letter to parents here.

 

March 24: “March for Our Lives” march on Washington and cities around the country –

The High School March For Our LIVES have a permit for gathering at Ala Moana Park for Saturday March 24.m The gathering will be in the large grassy area, Diamond Head of McCoy Pavilion.  This area can hold 450 people. Picnic areas 13, 14, 15, 16 will be used for gathering.
The permit also covers the area near the intersection of Piikoi and Ala Moana Blvd. 

Click here for a flyer with info on the Ala Moana Student gathering.

Click here for the Facebook page for groups supporting the students.

Some kids don’t have orange clothes or they must wear a school uniform. Imiloa Borland from Punahou and Hayden Hawkins from UH Lab school came up with an easy solution. They decided to make orange bandanas and headbands from orange fabric.  

 

The Honolulu Star Advertizer front page article included a quote from our own Imiloa Borland. Read it here.

Events:

March 14:  Nationwide school walk out at 10 am for 17 minutes, wear Orange.
(click to learn “why orange?”)

Schools are organizing support for the student walkout. 
Click here for Hawaii DOE Superintendent Kristina Hishimoto’s letter to parents here.

 

March 24: “March for Our Lives” march on Washington and cities around the country –

Click here to get to Hawaii Students’ Facebook page.

The High School March For Our LIVES have a permit for gathering at Ala Moana Park for Saturday March 24.m The gathering will be in the large grassy area, Diamond Head of McCoy Pavilion.  This area can hold 450 people. Picnic areas 13, 14, 15, 16 will be used for gathering.
The permit also covers the area near the intersection of Piikoi and Ala Moana Blvd. 

Click here for a flyer with info on the Ala Moana Student gathering.

Click here for the Facebook page for groups supporting the students.

Some kids don’t have orange clothes or they must wear a school uniform. Imiloa Borland from Punahou and Hayden Hawkins from UH Lab school came up with an easy solution. They decided to make orange bandanas and headbands from orange fabric.