Giving Tuesday Kicks Off Good Neighbor Fund Drive

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This year Giving Tuesday, a philanthropic day that has turned into a worldwide phenomenon, kicks off our annual Good Neighbor Fund drive*! Giving Tuesday is the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday, and this year it is Tuesday, Nov. 28. People around the world ban together and donate to their favorite nonprofit organizations […]

Good Neighbor Fund – Every Donation Helps Someone in Need

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The Good Neighbor Fund (GNF) is an annual fundraising campaign in partnership with the Honolulu Star-Advertiser and First Hawaiian Bank to help individuals and families struggling with poverty, homelessness and other challenges during the holidays and throughout the year. This partnership and the donations received through combined efforts has resulted in the improvement of so […]

Adopt A Family – Matriarch who Rears Three without Aid Wishes Kids Holiday Joy

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Rosemary is raising her special-needs son and two young grandchildren with the help of her older daughter. Their days can be long and often tiring, especially coming off of a full day of work, but Rosemary is doing it without any support other than from their loving family. Sometimes she worries about the future – […]

Adopt a Family Program Lifts Holiday Spirits

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Seniors living on fixed incomes can feel the financial pinch during the holidays. But, programs like Adopt A Family can help to relieve some of the burden. Click the image above to learn how the program helped one senior last year. Now she encourages others who may be in similar situations to ask for help […]

Adopt A Family – The Ke-Fernandez Family

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After a few setbacks, including a boyfriend who left and the loss of her job, this single mom became homeless. Luckily, Jade and her daughter were able to regroup in a transitional shelter and now life is improving. With their living situation a bit more stable, she continues to look for a permanent job. To […]

Adopt A Family – Co-workers Inspired to Help Needy Family

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Family traditions during the holidays can add to the spirit of the season. But, sharing these customs with co-workers and friends can increase its significance and spread the love even farther. These three co-workers were inspired to join together and help out a family in need after reading about Theresa’s family, who was featured in […]

Adopt A Family – Family Escaping Abuse Asks for Shoes, Clothing

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Kelli and her children are trying to find stability after leaving a bad situation. Their new start has been difficult, but maybe you can help? Click here to read the full story about the Bundzinski ohana. Click here for more information about the Adopt A Family program. Click here to make a monetary gift through […]