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Kupa ʻAina among 17 nonprofits in 2022 – 2024 ALICE Initiative Cohort

April 27, 2022 Comments Off on Kupa ʻAina among 17 nonprofits in 2022 – 2024 ALICE Initiative Cohort

Kupa ʻAina will expand its community partnerships to provide Hawaiʻi’s most at-risk and vulnerable youth with mentorship and vocational training opportunities, financial literacy education, and supplemental services to increase their independence and financial stability.

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PIDF turns 25!

April 19, 2022 Comments Off on PIDF turns 25!

Join us in celebrating 25 years of living Hawaiian values, serving Hawaiʻi’s families. Partners in Development Foundation started off with a few Hawaiians talking story with a shared purpose to educate, connect, and provide more opportunities for their lāhui.

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Working Toward Native Hawaiian Equity In Our Justice System

March 16, 2022 Comments Off on Working Toward Native Hawaiian Equity In Our Justice System

Policy interns of the Opportunity Youth Action Hui, a collaboration of organizations and individuals committed to reducing the harmful effects of a punitive incarceration system for youth and promoting Native Hawaiian equity in the justice system, share on Honolulu Civil Beat.

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Project Pilina supporting children in foster care

March 14, 2022 Comments Off on Project Pilina supporting children in foster care

Project Pilina appeared on KITV and shared about the “I Belong” campaign events in preparation for May, Foster Care Awareness Month.

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PID x JN “For the Love” of Early Childhood Education

February 8, 2022 Comments Off on PID x JN “For the Love” of Early Childhood Education

For the month of February, the JN Group is accepting donations “For the Love” of early childhood education to support the multi-generational educational program, Tūtū and Me.

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Now Is The Time to Invest In Hawaii’s Children

February 8, 2022 Comments Off on Now Is The Time to Invest In Hawaii’s Children

PIDF President & CEO Shawn Kanaʻiaupuni and colleagues share on Honolulu Civil Beat about covid’s reach into all sectors of the state that has highlighted a big weakness in the safety net.

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COMMUNITY EVENTS TO ENCOURAGE KEIKI TO SAY “I BELONG”

February 7, 2022 Comments Off on COMMUNITY EVENTS TO ENCOURAGE KEIKI TO SAY “I BELONG”

Project Pilina and and community partners will host family-friendly events to share the various ways that Hawaiʻi can support keiki in care.

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Aaron Mahi honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

January 3, 2022 Comments Off on Aaron Mahi honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

The Hawaiʻi Academy of Recording Arts held the 2021 Nā Hōkū Hanohano Lifetime Achievement Awards and honored PIDF’s very own Hawaiian Cultural Specialist, Aaron Mahi.

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Mahalo to our 1027 Da Bomb ʻOhana, Keola Klaus Check Presentation 2021

December 22, 2021 Comments Off on Mahalo to our 1027 Da Bomb ʻOhana, Keola Klaus Check Presentation 2021

Local radio station 1027 da bomb’s Keola and team, along with Ali from Raising Cane’s present a check of $17,250 to make this holiday season a special one for PIDF ʻohana this year.

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Sleigh the day with Keola Klaus’s Toy Drive

December 10, 2021 Comments Off on Sleigh the day with Keola Klaus’s Toy Drive

Support PIDF’s program keiki for a very Merry Christmas! Donate $10 or more in this virtual toy drive and receive a FREE Box Combo from Raising Cane’s.

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Tūtū and Me parents open their hearts, homes, and hands to Kohala

December 7, 2021 Comments Off on Tūtū and Me parents open their hearts, homes, and hands to Kohala

In the midst of the small-town Kohala of Hawaiʻi Island, PIDF’s Tūtū and Me Home Visiting program connects with ʻohana who learn how to strengthen their household and support their keiki.

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Keiki get creative at Santa’s Ornament Workshop

November 29, 2021 Comments Off on Keiki get creative at Santa’s Ornament Workshop

Santa Clause came to Towne! Hundreds of keiki joined in on Project Pilina’s Santa Ornament Workshop to ring in the holiday season!

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