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Japan Survivors Discuss Recovery From March Disaster

July 12, 2011, 9:20 AM HST
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By Wendy Osher

The Aloha Initiative welcome event, photo courtesy Irvin Yamada.

Three survivors of the March 11, 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan will discuss their experiences with the public on Maui.  The visitors are on the Valley Isle as part of The Aloha Initiative project, which provides victims of the disaster a respite stay on in Hawaii of up to 90 days.

The free presentation takes place Saturday, July 23rd from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Kahului Hongwanji Mission.

Light refreshments will be served, courtesy The Aloha Initiative program.


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