While the lava flow is only affecting a small portion of Hawaii Island, my beloved town of Pahoa is suffering a devastating loss. In the midst of all this, new friendships are being formed, leaders are emerging and our 'aina (land) is growing stronger.
Kīlauea Lower East Rift Zone Fissures and Flows, May 31, 2:00 p.m. HST provided by USGS
J.D. Whacker with Paradise Photo and Design spent Memorial Day in Leilani Estates capturing the lava flow. The images are both beautiful and destructive.
How You Can Help
You can donate to the Hawaii Life Charitable Fund which will match the first $20,000 in donations received.
An Amazon Wish List has been created so you buy items needed and they will be delivered to evacuees.
We are Puna Strong!