Post Archives from the ‘HAWAIIAN CULTURE’ Category
On November 18, 2017, Waimanalo Community Makahiki Festival sponsored by the Civic Club of Waimanalo in cooperation with Alohahawaiionipaa.org was conducted at Gabby Pahinui Pavilion at Waimanalo Beach Park. The rise of Makaliʻi (Pleiades) in the eastern evening sky shortly after sunset as early as mid-October signified that at the next new moon a new year and the beginning of Makahiki would begin. Makahiki was a four … Continue reading the story "2017 Waimanalo Makahiki Festival"
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On September 27, 2015, alohahawaiionipaa.org secretary Audrey Haunani Chandler, some of its volunteers and members of the Board supported the annual Shriners Fundraiser held in Waimanalo by providing pro bono entertainment for this meaningful event. The Shriners Hospital for Children in Honolulu provides the highest quality care for a wide range of pediatric orthopaedic, neuro-musculoskeletal and neuro-developmental disorders and diseases and 50% of … Continue reading the story "Shriner’s Performance at Waimanalo"
The keiki coin drive, started in March 2015, is an ongoing children public awareness fundraiser in support of the Hawaiian Cultural Center Village (HCCV). It averages about $75.00/month, matched by other smaller donations. These small donations are deposited into the special HCCV account used as needed for raising awareness about and support of the Hawaiian Cultural Center Village. … Continue reading the story "KEIKI (children) Coin Drive"
Alohawaiionipaa.org’s first fundraiser bazaar was held on May 2 and 3rd in beautiful Waimanalo. It was a wonderful opportunity to meet new friends and fortunately the weather cooperated. It was an enjoyable Hawaiian event with live entertainment inclusive of hula and arts and craft demonstrations. Parts of the funds raised were immediately donated in support of scholarship funds for Hawaiian youth. A special thanks to all our volunteers. … Continue reading the story "Fundraiser Bazaar"