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Public Policy & Government Relations Manager

Alison was honored to join the Down to Earth 'ohana in 2018. She represents Down to Earth at the Hawaii State Legislature, Honolulu City Council, and Maui County Council on issues that are important to our customers, like organic and local farming, GMOs, and animal rights, as well as other environmental and community health initiatives. Alison is always searching for sustainability solutions for the Down to Earth stores and loves sharing eco-friendly tips with our customers. She also assists the Marketing Team with merchandising, community outreach, events, and classes. Alison is a homeschooling mom with 3 daughters and loves hiking, yoga, ocean swimming, and organic gardening.

Recent Posts

Healthy Back-to-school: In the lunch box!

A great way to boost your keiki's health and immunity is to make sure they are eating healthy foods, at home and at school. Packing a lunch for your child allows you to have some control over what he or she is eating at school and keeps your child from having to buy school lunches. Typical school-bought lunches are meat-based and loaded with saturated fat and cholesterol, as well as refined sugars, flours, preservatives, and artificial ingredients.

The Best Strategies to Boost your Immune System

Our Down to Earth Wellness Teams have put together their favorite immune system boosting tips to share with you! If you have any questions about how all-natural supplements can help improve your health, visit the Wellness Departments at any of our stores

Exercise, stress relief, a balanced diet and certain supplements are all effective ways to boost your immune system. For your best health, we encourage:

8 Natural Immune Boosting, Germ Fighting Essentials for Keiki

It's officially back to school time! We know the excitement this year is mixed with worry, and there's extra concern about wearing masks and staying well. Besides the usual pencils, folders, and rulers, relieve some of your worries by adding natural immune-boosting and germ-fighting tools to your shopping list. 

Score an A+ for effort with these products from our Down to Earth Wellness Departments to help keep your keiki healthy and safe: