News

Ka Paʻalana Extends Distance Learning

July 31, 2020

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

Read More

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.

Read More

Dr. Shawn Kanaʻiaupuni to Succeed Jan Dill

March 6, 2020

President and founder Jan Dill is officially retiring from PIDF and will be succeeded by Dr. Shawn Malia Kanaʻiaupuni.

Read More

Celebrating Dr. Seuss with Ka Paʻalana

March 5, 2020

Our Ka Paʻalana’s HOPE Shelter site celebrated Dr. Seuss’s birthday with green pancakes and SPAM and some favorite stories.

Read More

Mari’s Gardens Gives Back to Hui Hoʻomalu

March 3, 2020

Mari’s Gardens’ YOGA in the Gardens event raised over $1,100 for Hui Hoʻomalu.

Read More

Huakaʻi with United Airlines

February 18, 2020

One of our Tūtū and Me Traveling Preschool teams on Oʻahu went on a huakaʻi last month to learn about United Airlines.

Read More

ʻEleu Rally for FCIL

February 13, 2020

The annual ʻEleu rally for Family-Child Interaction Learning (FCIL) was held at the Hawaiʻi State Capitol building alongside our ʻEleu partners Keiki O Ka ʻĀina and INPEACE.

Read More

Hui Hoʻomalu’s 2020 Bake Sale

February 10, 2020

Hui Hoʻomalu is putting on their annual Bake Sale and Silent Auction for Foster Care this Friday, February 14th, just in time for Valentine’s Day.

Read More

Ka Paʻalana Completes Renovations

February 7, 2020

Our Ka Paʻalana and Ke Kama Pono programs recently finished some much-needed renovations on the classroom yurts at our Hope Shelter site.

Read More

Second Graders Gift Literacy to Ka Paʻalana

January 29, 2020

Second graders at Hawaiʻi Baptist Academy donated 100 books to the preschoolers in our Ka Paʻalana Homeless Family Education Program.

Read More

Na Makamae: Paul, Tūtū and Me

January 27, 2020

Paul Chun is the Program Accountant/ Budget Analyst for all 13 teams of our Tūtū and Me Traveling Preschool. Affectionately called the “money man,” Paul is loved by all who encounter him.

Read More

Census Rally Shows Importance of Count

January 14, 2020

A rally at the Hawaiʻi State Capitol building kicked off 2020 Census activities for the year and highlighted the importance of an accurate count.

Read More