President’s Message: 2017 – The Year of Looking in the Mirror

Aloha Everyone, Looking back at 2016, it was filled with opportunities and challenges, successes and missteps, but we did many things of which I am proud. We helped: The chronically homeless find housing, provided support that enabled them to stay housed and offered services to help them begin stabilizing their lives; Immigrants with language barriers […]

Save the Date – 2017 Annual Fundraising Dinner

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SAVE THE DATE HO’OHANOHANO NĀ LĀLĀ LIMA KŌKUA O HAWAI’I HONORING THE HANDS THAT HELP HAWAI’I THURSDAY, MARCH 2, 2017 YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO JOIN US FOR OUR ANNUAL FUNDRAISER HILTON HAWAIIAN VILLAGE Tapa Ballroom Cocktails at 5:30 pm & Live Hawaiian Music Dinner & Program at 6:30 pm ________________________________________ SPONSOR CATEGORIES Honoree — […]

Adopt A Family Rings in the Holidays for Board Chair

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Christmas lights, a little Bing Crosby or some late-night online shopping (using AmazonSmile, of course) might do it for some to signal the arrival of the holidays. But, it’s the Adopt a Family program that gets me into the holiday spirit. We started this tradition at my office five years ago with humble beginnings, and […]

Exciting Year-End Volunteer Opportunities

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Are you or your organization looking for volunteer opportunities, team-building activities or simply want to give back? We have a variety of year-end projects in mind that may be perfect for you! If any of these initiatives connect with you and you would like more information, contact James at (808) 440-3812 or visit our Volunteer […]

Board Member’s Community Service Inspired by Simple Promise

Board Member Faye Kurren, President and CEO Jan Harada and BAL Program Manager Jessica Daniels

Drawn by the simple promise to offer a helping hand to those in need, Faye Kurren joined the Helping Hands Hawaii (HHH) Board of Directors in June 2004. After serving on the Board for more than a decade and contemplating retirement from her day job, she wanted to identify and focus on the things that […]

You Can Make a Difference in Your Community

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Every non-profit organization will tell you that having a Board of Directors that is engaged, supportive and there to help you through good times and struggles is critical to meetings its mission. At Helping Hands Hawaii (HHH), we have been very fortunate to have a Board of Directors that is tough when they need to […]

12th Annual Dinner Celebration Honors Paula Akana, Pono Shim and Kalihi-Palama Health Center’s Health Care for the Homeless Project

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Mahalo to everyone who joined us in honoring Paula Akana, Pono Shim and the Kalihi-Palama Health Center’s Health Care for the Homeless Project at our 12th Annual Dinner on Thursday, March 10, 2016 at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Tapa Ballroom. Your presence and aloha truly made this a special night for everyone. The fun-filled night […]