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Nonprofit gathers kupuna to rally at Capitol

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Gemma Lau, left, and her cousin Anna Lau joined in the “March for Meals” in front of the Capitol on Tuesday in support of Kupuna Care.

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Sign waving at the annual March for Meals rally in support of Kupuna Care. Eugene Rodrigues, left, Waianae Senior Center member, and Ramona Carter, were sitting in their walkers while waving signs. In the middle was, Yone Victor, of Wahiawa.

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Kupuna held signs in front of the state Capitol during Tuesday’s “March for Meals.”

More than 200 kupuna sporting orange T-shirts rallied at the state Capitol on Tuesday to protect senior programs in a “March for Meals,” as legislators weighed how to respond to a federal health care bill that could hike costs for the needy. Read more

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