2023 Youth Ranger Graduating Class

Youth Rangers 2023
Youth Rangers 2023 – Photo by Lynette Smith

One of the most rewarding and successful park programs supported by Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park in 2023 was the Youth Ranger Internship Program.

The Youth Ranger Internship Program provides education and career preparation to youth in rural East Hawai‘i.

This year, 37 youth graduated from the Ka’u and Puna Districts on April 14, 2023.