Live and learn in Hawaii- Help non-profit community leaders with their family and homestead on big island. Kapaau


United States

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 Min stay requested: 1 month or more

  • Description


    This is an active farm that has a market garden and Polynesian food forests. We grow many crops and also have a non profit organization that teaches youth about health of the land and people. Come join the team for at least 3 months.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    Animal Care

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We live in one of the most beautiful, undeveloped places in all Hawaii islands. North Kohala is known to be one of the most epic districts in Hawaii island. Gorgeous green pastures, epic jungles, ocean views, blue skies and white clouds make the area a tropical paradise. Rugged coastal trails, river hikes and private coves and beaches make it an ideal location for exploring. The rich culture of Hawaii with its traditional foods, artifacts, and people make for and interesting experience of a lifetime. The pure environment is home to some of the best water, air, and food quality int he world. You will get to eat very healthy, home grown food, experience Hawaii and tropical foods, support with Gardening, food preservation, all set with in a community of inspiring people.

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

  • Help


    Includes assisting Dash and I around the homestead, cleaning, animal care, gardening. Must be cheery, self motivated, helpful.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Private room with shared bathroom and shower.
    We will provide access to bulk grains, legumes, oils, vegetables and fruits from farm. Food is stored in main house and gardens and can be utilized for harvest.
    You can cook independently or enjoy shared meals with family or other farm community members (apprentices and staff).

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Lots of different beaches and hiking. Local cafes and music scenes. Other young travelers and farmers in the area are fun to meet. Saturday farmers market!

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 783574155775