Ching Foundation Matching Grant

UPDATE April 6, 2018: We wanted to share the great news with you! Last week, we received financial support from both Matson as well as the Laurence H Dorcy Hawaiian Foundation. With their support we have reached our original fundraising target! We really need to thank each and every one of our donors, from First
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Puakea Foundation Learning Center Featured on KITV

Many mahalos to KITV for giving us a shout out and covering the ground-breaking ceremony for the new learning center! Click here to view the 26-second clip on our Facebook page. You can learn more about the Learning Center here: Blessing & Ground Breaking – July 30, 2017 Casino Night Fundraiser – October 1, 2017
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Kick-off Event of Koa Wa‘a Genealogy Project

Saturday March 7, 2015 will be the kick-off event of the Koa Wa‘a Genealogy Project of the Puakea Foundation, a Hawaii not-for-profit organization in Kaneohe. The Koa Wa‘a Genealogy Project will be a multi-year undertaking of the organization to begin documenting, compiling, creating a genealogy database of the numerous koa canoes in the State of
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Heeia Project: Clearing the land

On July 16, 2005 volunteers from Bobby and Pat’s daughter Tayshea’s pack came to Heeia and helped cut down a dead tree and clear the bougainvillea from the area where Bobby is going to build and repair canoes for the foundation. As a result of this we were able to make room for a larger
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