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 […]

Watch our Ready to Learn Interview on KITV

Check out this morning’s interview on KITV where we were joined by American Savings Bank, one of our amazing Community Partners. All of their statewide branches will collect monetary and school supply donations from June 15th to July 22nd to support the program. The Ready to Learn campaign runs from June 1st to July 31st, […]

Ready to Learn 2016 Kick Off

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The Ready to Learn (RTL) program helps students in grades K to 12 by providing them with free school supplies throughout the year, especially during the main back-to-school season. Founded in partnership with the late U.S. Senator Daniel and Maggie Inouye in 1999, the program continues to ensure that more than 7,000 low-income and homeless […]

2015 Ready to Learn Program Success

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Our 16th annual Ready to Learn (R2L) campaign wrapped up at the end of July, and with the help of our Community Partners, individual donors and the public, we raised more than $44,380 in total monetary and school supply donations! We collected approximately $10,780 in financial contributions and enough school supplies to create more than […]

New Community Partner Joins Ready to Learn School Supply Drive

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Helping Hands Hawaii welcomes DTRIC Insurance Company as a new Community Partner for the 2015 Ready to Learn (R2L) school supply drive. From July 1 to July 31, DTRIC will collect school supplies, through its DTRIC Cares charitable giving program, from DTRIC employees, friends and family. Donations will support the R2L program and thousands of […]