I was honored to attend the groundbreaking of Parkway Village at Kapolei, an affordable rental project that will create over 400 rental units for our local ‘ohana.Early education is a crucial component of creating neighborhoods that empower our residents. It’s exciting to see six preschool classrooms planned for Parkway Village. I would like to mahalo all the partners for their foresight in bringing this project to life, fostering spaces that nurture a vibrant and resilient community. ... See MoreSee Less
In Hawaiʻi and across the nation, ensuring affordable and reliable internet access for all is of paramount. The Affordable Connectivity Program provides households with one-time discounts on internet services and devices, enabling residents to access the broadband necessary for work, education, healthcare, and beyond.For additional details, please visit www.broadband.hawaii.gov/acp. ... See MoreSee Less
Aloha and solidarity from Mānoa to Maui 💚🌈Mahalo to the 50 plus UH student athletes for volunteering at donation distribution centers across Maui to support those impacted by the fires. It was so heartwarming to see these students come together for our Maui ʻohana and support their fellow athletes from Maui.Volunteers are needed at the Kahului and Kahana Gateway distribution sites. For more information visit www.mauinuistrong.info or the #linkinbio. ... See MoreSee Less
So many helping hands from the community, non-profits, businesses, county and state have been working together to stand up Food Distribution & Donation Centers to provide direct relief for our Maui ʻohana.These centers serve as hubs for distributing donations collected from individuals and community drives across Hawaiʻi, showcasing the profound spirit of aloha in action. #mauistrong ❤️To donate, volunteer, or look for support visit www.mauinuistrong.info/... See MoreSee Less
Today we honor the brave first responders, heroes, and the resilient spirit of our nation. In the face of unimaginable tragedy, we came together as communities, as a nation, and as a global family, united by a common bond of compassion and strength. Let us never forget the sacrifices made, and may their legacy continue to inspire us. #neverforget#September11... See MoreSee Less
DISASTER UNEMPLOYMENT DEADLINE EXTENDED: Workers displaced by the wildfires on Maui now have until October 26 to apply for Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) benefits. (The original application deadline was Monday, Sept. 25.)
The @dhhl set up a mobile resource trailer with Hui Hoʻomalu, FEMA and Hawaiʻi Community Lending to create pilina and encourage native Hawaiian wildfire survivors and others to receive the services they need. Find it near Lāhainā Civic Center Sept. 23 - Oct. 10, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
I was honored to attend the groundbreaking of Parkway Village at Kapolei, an affordable rental project that will create over 400 rental units for our local ‘ohana. It’s exciting to see that six preschool classrooms are planned for Parkway Village.