Visitor Aloha Society of Hawaii faces shutdown as tourism rebound brings more visitors, risks
By Allison Schaefers email@example.com
April 18, 2021
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Tourism is picking up as more people are vaccinated and some restrictions are lifted. Beachgoers packed the shores of Waikiki on April 8.
GEORGE F. LEE / 2019
Funding for the Visitor Aloha Society of Hawaii is at risk. Jessica Lani Rich of VASH held a sign bearing a photo of Casimir Pokorny of Pennsylvania during a vigil on Jan. 30, 2019. Pokorny was one of three killed by a speeding vehicle at Kamakee Street and Ala Moana Boulevard on Jan. 28, 2019.