Giving back while traveling: Foresters Financial holds volunteer day at WES

  • Foresters Financial staff members help in the school garden. (LANDRY FULLER/SPECIAL TO WEST HAWAII TODAY)

  • Foresters Financial’ President Blake Moore thanks a WES student for who overseeing the adults’ painting of a mural that morning. (LANDRY FULLER/SPECIAL TO WEST HAWAII TODAY)

  • Hundreds of WES students and volunteers gather on the field for a concluding ceremony Tuesday. (LANDRY FULLER/SPECIAL TO WEST HAWAII TODAY)

  • Community and Foresters Financial volunteers reinforce a new roof for the school’s outdoor kitchen. (LANDRY FULLER/SPECIAL TO WEST HAWAII TODAY)

  • Volunteers and staff paint a mural on campus. (LANDRY FULLER/SPECIAL TO WEST HAWAII TODAY)

WAIMEA — Volunteer vacationing has been a trend the past few years at a variety of destinations for individual travelers and convention goers. Hawaii Island was one of such location last week.