Down-home Fish Fry’s Set For SJV Parish Hall

Residents who dine on fried fish, hush puppies, coleslaw, fruit and french fries from 5 to 7:30 p.m. March 13 at St. John Vianney parish hall on Keolu Drive will help raise tuition funds for needy students, as well support efforts to reach out to victims of human trafficking.

Hosted by Knights of Columbus Council 6307, the fundraiser will benefit students at both St. John Vianney and St. Anthony’s, as well as the nonprofit Ho‘ola Na Pua, which plans to build a safe, healing shelter for underage girls who are victims of prostitution rings.

“Ho‘ola Na Pua’s facility will provide a comprehensive, holistic therapy plan for victims,” explained council member Douglas Dedevoir.

Honolulu Fish Company, Union Fish Company and Gouvea’s & Purity Foods Inc. are supplying the menu for the event, and tickets are on sale Saturday and Sunday after all Masses at both Kailua churches. They also can be purchased online at Cost is $13 for adults, $12 for seniors and $9 for children ages 5-11. Maximum family charge is $50.

For more information, call 381-6948.