2015

  • Ebb and Flow Arts, Inc. −  A $9,500 grant for a July concert at Seabury Hall featuring Sarn Oliver and Friends from San Fransico.   The Arts   http://ebbandflowarts.org/
  • Maui Arts League AKA West Maui Cultural Council − A $10,000 grant to help fund the costs associated with the Maui Plein Air Art Invitational of 2015.  The Arts   http://mauipleinairpainting.org/
  • University of Hawaii Foundation − A $10,000 grant to fund a full two year UH Maui Culinary Academy scholarship Education  http://www.uhfoundation.org/
  • Save Honolua Coalition − A $12,900 grant to pay for the temporary maintence of Lipoa Point. Environmental Conservation  http://www.savehonolua.org/index.php
  • Lahainaluna High School Foundation − A $20,000 total grant for the Makana Aloha annual Science scholarship. $5,000 awarded to this years recipient and $5,000 each for the renewal of  the three past recipients who continued to meet the scholarship standards.   Education  http://www.lahainalunahs.org/
  • Arts Education for Children − $10,000 grant to help fund Jazz Maui 2015 event.   The Arts   https://www.aecg.org/
  • Imua Family Services − $24,203 grant to fund expansion of playground area at new Inclusion pre-school to allow for additional students.  Education  http://imuafamilyservices.org/
  • Hawaii Animal Rescue Foundation − $10,000 grant to help fund the purchase of an additional truck to help with animal rescues, food pick-up, vet visits and more.  Animal Welfare  http://www.hawaiianimalrescue.org/
  • Maui Arts and Cultural Center − A restricted grant for $30,000 used to fund Professional development for teachers in the Moving through Math initiative, Bash the Trash program and the full school implementation of STEAM at Pomaika’i Elementary.  Education  http://mauiarts.org/?view=index.html
  • Pu'uhonua Society − $10.000 grant to help with completion of the healing mural 'Ku'u 'Aina Aloha Mural project.  The Arts   http://www.puuhonua-society.org/
  • Assistance Dogs of Hawaii AKA Canine Companions − $17,500 grant was used as a challenge grant to fund the next phase of the scent detection research. Assistance Dogs was able to get two other donors to match the donation at $10,000 per donor.   Healthcare  http://assistancedogshawaii.org/
  • Maui RSVP − $20,000 grant to benefit the forming of the Nabavi Legacy fund and Maui RSVP to raise money through Maui restaurants to support other non-profits on Maui. Education  http://mauirsvp.org/
  • Lokelani 'Ohana − $9,000 grant to fund the ADA  walkway for safety and emergencies for their Life Sharing home on Maui. Healthcare  http://lokelaniohana.org/index.html
  • Whale Trust  − A $25,000 grant check to help pay for the costs of Whale Tales 2016, a three day education and research conference. Environmental Conservation  https://whaletrust.org/
  • Hui O Waa Kaulua − $25,000 grant to help with the hiring of a  full time captain, Timmy Gilliom and full time apprentice captain and Navigator, Kala Tanaka of the Mo’okiha o Pi’ilani. Environmental Conservation  http://www.huiowaa.org/
  • Grow Some Good − $19,000 grant for continued funding of a part time garden coordinator for the West side of Maui who has established and will manage the West Side school Gardens at Maui Prep, Princess Nahi'ena'ena Elementary and Lahaina Intermediate school.  Education  http://growsomegood.org/
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