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CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM 2013 JANUARY 22 CTY - Alan Cabebe, left, supervises Robert Pa, Jr., a trainee who is hearing impaired. Lanakila Pacifica has a a work training program for its disabled clients called Lanakila Farms. SA photo by Craig T. Kojima
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CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM The Lanakila Farms program in Waimanalo, operated by Lanakila Pacific, prepares adults with disabilities for employment opportunities. Robert Pa Jr., left, has worked with Alan Cabebe in the soybean fields for the past eight months and will soon be the program’s first graduate.
CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM Lanakila Pacific's Lanakila Farms program at 'Nalo Farms in Waimanalo offers employment training to adults with disabilities. Above, supervisor Alan Cabebe talks to Robert Pa Jr. Pa has worked with Cabebe since the program began eight months ago. At left, Ivan Ho, left, Pa, Bryce Kienitz and Rhome Keliiwaiwaiole work in a soybean field.
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