Halloween Costume Drive at Teapresso Bar

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Teapresso Bar is holding a Halloween Costume Drive from Tuesday, Aug. 1 to Friday, Sept. 29 at all locations! New and gently-used children, teen and adult Halloween costumes are accepted at all of their locations and will benefit the Community Clearinghouse. With each costume donation, receive 50 percent off your next Teapresso beverage.* To kick-off […]

Nearly 5,000 Students Get Free School Supplies from Ready to Learn

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More than 4,800 local students have basic school supplies from the 2017 Ready to Learn (RTL) effort during the initial back-to-school period. Many more children will benefit as social service providers continue to seek assistance for clients throughout the year. Between June and August, community donors statewide raised more than $16,000 and 14 pallets of […]

Limited English Speakers Value Interpreter Services from Bilingual Access Line

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Living in an English-speaking community when it’s not your mother tongue can be hard. Everyday activities become challenges. But, imagine how much harder it can be when dealing with medical issues, disputes over bills and legal matters. That’s why many non-native speakers use the Bilingual Access Line (BAL) to ensure that communication is not hampered […]

Volunteers Positively Impact Community through Ready to Learn Efforts

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Every year volunteers support our Ready to Learn (RTL) efforts in a variety of ways. They bring with them enthusiasm, positive attitudes and a willingness to get the job done, no matter what the job requires. Because of this, volunteers positively impact our community! What exactly do RTL volunteers do? Volunteers are with us each […]

Show Aloha with Give Aloha at Foodland

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During the month of September, you can show your aloha with a donation through Give Aloha! All Foodland, Foodland Farms and Sack N Save stores will accept contributions to support local non-profit organizations. At the end of the period, they will donate 100 percent of the gifts plus an additional matching portion so that agencies […]

Helpful Hints for Avoiding a Financial Emergency

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In Emergency Survival Kit: Tips for Dealing with Financial Emergencies, we identified the two emergency assistance programs that are available at Helping Hands Hawaii. Over the years, the Emergency Assistance Program (EAP) and Pūnāwai Program have assisted thousands of families in need. They have allowed families to stay in their current units without becoming homeless. […]

Ready to Learn School Supply Drive at Salt Lake Shopping Center on July 29

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Salt Lake Shopping Center and its merchants are hosting a Goodbye Summer…Hello Back-to-School Sale from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m on Saturday, July 29, and Helping Hands Hawaii will be there collecting school supplies and monetary donations for our Ready to Learn program. Stop by and make a donation to help students in need! The […]