—To fulfill, to carry out
“When we think about our responsibilities to serve Hawaiʻi and the world, I think about the importance of not only talking about and planning for it, but to really hoʻokō those responsibilities to make a healthier future for our children and grandchildren.”
—Kaiwipunikauikawēkiu Lipe, Native Hawaiian Affairs Program Officer, UH Mānoa
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