Office Closed: Feb. 15 from Noon to 4:30 p.m.

Office Closed

Our office will be closed on Wednesday, February 15 from Noon to 4:30 p.m. We will reopen on Thursday, February 16 for regular business hours. Mahalo!

AmazonSmile: When You Shop, Amazon Gives

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Valentine’s Day is more than a day for sweethearts and lovebirds. It’s a time when you can show some love to your favorite non-profit too! Anytime you shop at AmazonSmile, Amazon Foundation donates 0.5% of your total eligible purchase to your favorite charity! The AmazonSmile website is operated by Amazon, so that means you can […]

An Interpreter’s Life at Helping Hands Hawaii

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Ever want to experience a day in someone else’s shoes? Take a peek into the life of Helping Hands Hawaii Korean interpreter and translator Joann Caplett. She joined our Bilingual Access Line (BAL) on Oct. 25, 1993 and has worked for 23 years in a variety of settings, such as medical, educational, housing, legal, court […]

You’re Invited: 2017 Annual Fundraising Dinner


  HO’OHANOHANO NĀ LĀLĀ LIMA KŌKUA O HAWAI’I THURSDAY, MARCH 2, 2017 YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO JOIN US IN HONORING HEATHER LUSK, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, THE CHOW PROJECT Heather communicates, acts, and serves in ways that mirror the core values we have at Helping Hands Hawai`i. She works with us and the community to support […]

Holiday: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day


Our offices are closed on Monday, January 16 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, January 17. Mahalo!

Adopt A Family Successfully Rings in the New Year


During a time when shopping malls are buzzing with excitement and store shelves are filled with rows of toys, there are families who would simply like to put food on the table or be able to say “yes” when their child asks for a toy. Through Helping Hands Hawaii’s Adopt A Family (AAF) Program, community […]

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 […]