CNHA Looking for Americorps VISTAs with Two Available Positions- Read Here and Apply!

Americorps VISTA Position Description   POSITION:                             Loan Fund Development Specialist VISTA REPORTS TO:                       Loan Officer LOCATION:                           Council for Native Hawaiian Advancement (CNHA) 2149 Lauwiliwili Street, Suite 200, Kapolei, HI 96707 LIVING ALLOWANCE:       $1,800 monthly START DATE:                       Accepting applications until position filled About Council for Native Hawaiian Advancement Founded in 2001, CNHA is a national […]

Registration Open for the 16th Annual Native Hawaiian Convention

For Immediate Release: August 12, 2017 Registration Open for the 16th Annual Native Hawaiian Convention   Kapolei, HI—The Council for Native Hawaiian Advancement (CNHA) announced today that registration for the 16th Annual Native Hawaiian Convention is open.  In partnership with its member network, CNHA will host the Annual Native Hawaiian Convention from October 9-11th, 2017 […]

CNHA Member, the Homestead Housing Authority Delivers Micro-Enterprise Assistance Program on Kauai

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  February 8, 2017 Contact:  Michelle Kauhane, CNHA President policy@hawaiiancouncil.org/808-596-8155   CNHA Member, the Homestead Housing Authority Delivers Micro-Enterprise Assistance Program on Kauai The Micro-Enterprise Assistance Program (MEAP) 2016-2017 Cohort runs a total of 18 weeks of training, followed by access to loan capital and a business location to help families start their own […]

Save the Date for the 16th Annual Native Hawaiian Convention

For Immediate Release: February 10, 2017 Save the Date for the 16th Annual Native Hawaiian Convention The Council for Native Hawaiian Advancement is hosting the 16h Annual Native Hawaiian Convention from October 9-11, 2017 at the Sheraton Waikiki Hotel and Resort.  Mark your calendars and save the dates! Held in the fall of each year, […]

Local Entrepreneurs Blossom Business at New Kapolei Mall

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 6, 2017 Local Entrepreneurs Blossom Business at New Kapolei Mall Kapolei, Hawaii—With the opening of the new mall in Kapolei last fall, Ka Makana Alii, several residents of Oahu’s West coast took advantage of an opportunity to take their entrepreneurship to the next level. After acquiring temporary space for the holiday […]

National Policy Advocates Prepare to Engage with the Trump Administration

For Immediate Release: January 19, 2017 National Policy Advocates Prepare to Engage with the Trump Administration Kapolei, HI – The Council for Native Hawaiian Advancement’s (CNHA) senior policy team has returned after a week long visit, from Jan 9-13, to our Nation’s capital. CNHA reports meetings in DC focused on promoting micro-enterprise to create local […]

Native Hawaiian Fellow Joins Policy Center

For Immediate Release:  November 28, 2016 Contact:  Michelle Kauhane, CNHA President/596-8155   Native Hawaiian Fellow Joins Policy Center Honolulu, Hawaii – The Council for Native Hawaiian Advancement (CNHA) is excited to announce the appointment of Danielle Kuaiwa Chavez to a 2-year policy fellowship at the CNHA Policy Center Next Generation Leadership program. Ms. Chavez was […]

Policy Center Pivots to Ratification of Native Hawaiian Constitution

Contact:  Michelle Kauhane, CNHA President policy@hawaiiancouncil.org/808-596-8155   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  November 28, 2016 Policy Center Pivots to Ratification of Native Hawaiian Constitution Honolulu, Hawaii – The Council for Native Hawaiian Advancement (CNHA) and its Policy Center leadership have launched a concentrated effort for 2017 on educating residents of Hawaii on the Unicameral Democracy embodied in […]

Star Advertiser’s Homebuyers Fair Brings Together Organizations Supporting Homeownership

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 29, 2016 Star Advertiser’s Homebuyers Fair Brings Together Organizations Supporting Homeownership   Honolulu, HI – The Council for Native Hawaiian Advancement (CNHA) attended the Star Advertiser’s Homebuyers Fair as an exhibitor on Saturday, August 27th, 2016 at the Hawaii Convention Center in Honolulu.  There were over 1,000 attendees, individuals and families, […]