2017 Ready to Learn School Supply Drive

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Join us as we kick off our annual Ready to Learn (RTL) school supply drive from June 1 to July 31, 2017! Help put free school supplies into the hands of thousands of financially struggling students! Each year active community support plays an essential role in providing students in need with tools to help their […]

Community Partnerships Enable Students to Thrive in School

Donations from RMR Group and the businesses at First Insurance Center

As a result of strong community partnerships, Helping Hands Hawaii (HHH) raised more than $12,000 in monetary donations and collected 18 pallets of school supplies (estimated value $29,650) for the 2016 Ready to Learn program (RTL). Because of this teamwork, 5,435 students returned to school with their heads held high and new school supplies in […]

Mahalo for Supporting Ready to Learn

Annual Ready to Learn orientation for provider agencies

MAHALO from all of us at Helping Hands Hawaii for supporting this year’s Ready to Learn fundraising campaign. Because of you and your contributions, thousands of island keiki are returning to school with some basic supplies to help them learn. We are currently working with Community Partners to collect the school supplies from their individual […]

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 […]

Join KITV and Helping Hands Hawaii for our Annual School Tools Drive

Join KITV and Helping Hands Hawaii for our annual School Tools drive on Saturday, June 25 at the Keeaumoku St. Wal-Mart and Sam’s Club between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Meet many of your favorite KITV news anchors and make a contribution to our keiki’s education. Click the link below to watch yesterday’s interview with KITV’s […]

School Tools Event – Saturday, June 25th

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All of Hawaii’s keiki deserve to go to school with the basic tools they need to help them learn. But, thousands of children will return without these essential items on their first day of school. Join KITV4 and Helping Hands Hawaii on Saturday, June 25 at the Keeaumoku Sam’s Club and Walmart locations from 10 […]

School Supply Drive for Hawaii’s Keiki

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Many of our keiki come from households that cannot afford to buy school supplies. You can help us fill this gap by making a donation to the Ready to Learn program from June 1 to July 31, 2016! Many local businesses, groups and individuals are joining forces to help kids succeed in school. Some are […]