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Open Arms Staff: BHHSURG Heroes

January 11, 2021

BHHSURG: Provider Hero— Open Arms Harbor Iso/Qar Hotels Case Managers featured in this issue.

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KYFWC on Ka Wai Ola news

January 5, 2021

The Kawailoa Youth and Family Wellness Center are highlighted as a puʻuhonua, or place to heal, for at-risk youth in hawaiʻi.

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Open Arms Harbor on KHON2

December 31, 2020

The Harbor Arms “Open Arms Harbor” iso-quarantine hotel opened in response to dampen the covid cases. Watch the story by Living808 on KHON2.

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Ka Baibala now on Bible App

December 16, 2020

The Hawaiian language bible is now available to mobile users worldwide. PIDF granted a license for the use of the diacritically marked Hawaiian text from Ka Baibala Hemolele, (the Holy Bible) on YouVersion’s “Bible App”.

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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.

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Ka Paʻalana Outreach Expands

November 2, 2020

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

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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.

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Ka Paʻalana Extends Distance Learning

July 31, 2020

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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