Advisory Council on Historic Preservation (ACHP) Position Availability

The Advisory Council on Historic Preservation (ACHP) is now recruiting for the position of Assistant Director for Federal Property Management (GS-14) in its Office of Federal Agency Programs (OFAP) in Washington, DC. OFAP participates in Section 106 reviews, provides technical assistance, training, and guidance for Section 106 users, and works to improve federal agency programs […]

Heritage Preservation Events Supported by National Endowment for the Humanities

Common Heritage Division of Preservation and Access http://www.neh.gov/grants/preservation/common-heritage Receipt Deadline June 25, 2015 for Projects Beginning January 2016 Brief Summary America’s cultural heritage is preserved not only in libraries, museums, archives, and other community organizations, but also in all of our homes, family histories, and life stories. The Common Heritage program aims to capture this […]

Hawaii Island Financial Capability Initiative to Offer Free Financial Education and Up to $30k in Match Savings Grants and Micro-Loans

                      Hawaii Island Financial Capability Initiative to Offer Free Financial Education and Up to $30k in Match Savings Grants and Micro-Loans HILO – The County of Hawaii announced that it will partner with nonprofit, HUD-certified housing counseling agency, Hawaiian Community Assets (HCA) to launch the Hawaii […]

Value-Added Producer Grants Available for Ag Producers

Value-Added Producer Grants Available for Ag Producers Hilo, Hawaii, May 22, 2015 – State Director Chris J. Kanazawa today announced that $30 million available to farmers, ranchers and food entrepreneurs to develop new product lines. Funding will be made available through USDA’s Value-Added Producer Grant (VAPG) program. “The Value Added Producers Grant (VAPG) program not […]

Aloha Kaho`olawe: KIRC Fundraising Campaign Needs Your Kokua!

A message from the Kaho’olawe Island Reserve Commission Staff… Hawaiʻi State legislators have challenged the Kahoʻolawe Island Reserve Commission (KIRC) to exhibit community support of our work. We have 30 days to raise the necessary funds to continue our volunteer and restoration programs through the summer; the lifeblood of our kuleana to restore life to […]

Federal Register Notice – Land Exchange Procedures and Procedures To Amend the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act, 1920

Please read the attached Federal Register Notice for information on the proposed rule making for the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act. Comment period is open until July 13, 2015.  Source:  https://federalregister.gov/a/2015-11401 The Federal Register The Daily Journal of the United States Government Proposed Rule Land Exchange Procedures and Procedures To Amend the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act, […]

Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Leaders Applaud the President and the Department of the Interior for Proposed Hawaiian Home Land Rules

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 10, 2015 Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Leaders Applaud the President and the Department of the Interior for Proposed Hawaiian Home Land Rules WASHINGTON, D.C.—The National Council of Asian Pacific Americans (NCAPA) and Council for Native Hawaiian Advancement (CNHA) sincerely thank the Department of the Interior (DOI) and President […]

First 50 Children’s Story Books Jump Off the Shelves to Support Financial Education in Hawaii!

HONOLULU, HAWAII – HUD-certified housing counseling agency, Hawaiian Community Assets (HCA), reported sale of its first 50 Kahua Waiwai, Keiki Edition(c) handbooks as it kicked off April as Financial Literacy Month. “At IN Events, we believe in investing in our next generation.  Our children are one of the greatest assets we have to strengthen and sustain our communities,” said […]