serving Hawaiʻi's families

Living Hawaiian Values

Our Mission

Our Mission

To inspire and equip families and communities for success and service using timeless Native Hawaiian values and traditions

PIDF Supports Youth, ʻĀina

December 1, 2020

PIDF partners with state agencies and nonprofits to support opportunity youth at the Kawailoa Youth and Family Wellness Center.

Ka Paʻalana Outreach Expands

November 2, 2020

Ka Paʻalana navigates communities and ʻohanas through pandemic uncertainty, providing more educational resources, supplies, and technology.

WAO launches live helpline

October 1, 2020

In addition to their one-stop shop that offers food, health, housing, employment assistance and more, WAO Provides Covid-relief resources like a live helpline to Micronesian and Pacific Islander Communities.

Ka Paʻalana Extends Distance Learning

July 31, 2020

Ka Paʻalana has announced plans to extend physical site closures through October 31st, 2020.

Annual Summit Inspires Youth

March 9, 2020

The 4th annual Micronesian Youth Summit hosted hundreds of middle and high school students and featured workshops to support their future success.

Our Impact

Our Impact

51%

People served are Native Hawaiian.

92%

Foundation funds went to serving the community in 2020. Only 8% went to overhead.

100,000+

People served since our beginnings in 1997.

Transformational Growth

We focus on the long-term success of the people and the communities we serve, we hope to instill a sense that those who succeed have, in turn, a responsibility to serve others in need.

FEATURED STORY

FEATURED STORY

Tūtū and Me Serves Family for Over 15 Years

The Tokashiki ʻohana has been attending our Tūtū and Me Traveling Preschool since our very first class in 2003. Their eldest keiki, Skylin, is now a student at Arizona State University and attributes part of her success to our program! Watch their story of generational success.