Registration Now Open for 14th Annual Native Hawaiian Convention

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 20, 2015 Registration Now Open for 14th Annual Native Hawaiian Convention Kapolei, HI—In its fourteenth consecutive year, the Annual Native Hawaiian Convention, hosted by the Council for Native Hawaiian Advancement (CNHA), will be held on September 22 through September 24th, 2015 at the Hawai’i Convention Center. Registration for this year’s convention […]

500 scientists convene to Aloha Kaho’olawe

Attached photo: Native Hawaiian Legal Corporation ‘ohana volunteering on Kaho’olawe   “Largest-ever” gathering of tropical biologists and environmental scientists express concern regarding restoration of the Kahoʻolawe Island Reserve   Prompted by the KIRC’s most recent Legislative Session and subsequent Aloha Kahoʻolawe 2015 crowd funding and membership campaign (making progress every day at http://www.gofundme.com/alohakahoolawe2015), Kahoʻolawe became […]

KIRC Receives $90K Grant

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 2, 2015 Contact: Kelly McHugh | (808) 243-5886 KIRC Receives $90K Grant In the closing hours of the Kahoʻolawe Island Reserve Commission’s (KIRC) 30-day crowdfunding campaign, Aloha Kaho’olawe 2015, (which raised a whopping $40,000 from individual donations in 30 days, with zero campaign preparation or fundraising committee), Executive Director […]

Community-Based Economic Development Accelerator Program Looking for State-wide Nonprofit Applicants

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 05, 2015 Community-Based Economic Development Accelerator Program Looking for State-wide Nonprofit Applicants   Kapolei, HI—It is a common experience for nonprofits to struggle with maintaining staff or programming year after year depending on what grant funding is available or actually awarded. Knowing the value of the programs that these organizations run […]

Kaho’olawe Permitted Trolling Schedule: May 2015

News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Dean Tokishi (808) 243-5020 The Kaho’olawe Island Reserve Commission (KIRC) has announced the trolling schedule (for permitted vessels only) for May 2015: May 2015: 2-3; 16-17(12:01 AM Saturday to 11:59 PM Sunday) Hawai ‘i Administrative Rules (HAR 13-261) require that all vessels must register annually with the KIRC before entering […]