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POSTED: Saturday, September 05, 2009

Go for a sail, help FoodBasket

Hula's Bar and Lei Stand will sponsor the “;Cast Off Hunger!”; catamaran sail, a benefit for Save the FoodBasket, on Sept. 26 in Waikiki.

The extravaganza starts at 11:45 a.m. at Hula's with an escorted walk down to the boat, which leaves at 1 p.m.

Tickets are priced at $30, plus one food item (cans of tuna, chicken, corned beef hash, pork and beans, or Spam; Raisin Bran cereal; or a bag of rice). The cost of the ticket also includes an after-party at Hula's, with free pupus and one free mai tai or draft beer. Tickets are available at Hula's bar, by calling 744-6377 or e-mailing .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

“;During this difficult time, we're counting on the community's support more than ever,”; says Abigail Nickell, Save the FoodBasket's executive director. “;As the economy worsens, our client load increases and there are so many more people relying on our services.”;