The Surfrider Foundation is a non-profit grassroots organization dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of our world’s oceans, waves and beaches. Surfrider has over 50,000 members in chapters all over the world, including four in Hawaii (Kauai, Oahu, Maui, and Kona).
For many residents of Kilauea, hearing of the impending closure of the Kilauea Town Market in just a few days brings a range of emotions. Mostly shock. Then it sets in that their only real choices now, other than driving to Princeville or Kapaa, are the Menehune Market at the Shell Station and the recently relocated Healthy Hut. Both respectable small town options, but limited none the less.