Papakolea Paina – May 21st – 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. – Papakolea Park – Parking at Pauoa Elementary – Shuttle Service
KULA NO NA PO’E HAWAII PROVIDE A SERVICE LEARNING PROJECT ON THE 2ND AND FOURTH SATURDAYS OF THE MONTH THROUGH MAY 2015 WITH NURSING STUDENTS FROM CHAMINADE UNIVERSITY AND COMMUNITY VOLUNTEERS AT THE COMMUNITY/SCHOOL GARDEN LOCATED BETWEEN R.L. STEVENSON MIDDLE AND ABRAHAM LINCOLN ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS FROM 7:00A – 11:00A – FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CALL 520-8997
Original Na Lomilomi O Papakolea Practitioners Jerry Allan Iokia and Henry Howard Foster IV were presented were awards for their dedicated service to the community of Papakolea at the Nou Ke Ola event held at the Papakolea Community Center.
Volunteers from Kula no na Po’e Hawaii and Papakolea Community Development Corporation read to children at Abraham Lincoln Elementary School on Dr. Seuss Day.
KULA NO NA PO’E HAWAII, serving the Hawaiian Homestead communities of Papakolea, Kewalo and Kalawahine has been selected to receive funding under the DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION OF NATIVE HAWAIIANS PROGRAM (84.362A). This grant will be in the amount of $784,950.00 for the first budget period (09/15/2015 through 09/14/2016). It is anticipated that the grant will be for a total of 3 year(s). The grant partners KNNPH with University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Psychiatry and John A. Burns School of Medicine Department of Native Hawaiian Health will expand programming in education and workforce development.
The 5th Annual Papakolea Ohana Health Fair will be held Saturday, March 7, 2015 at Abraham Lincoln Elementary School from 10a – 2p. The fair partners are Kula no na Po’e Hawaii, Papakolea Community Development Corporation, and New Hope Town Church. The fair will include over 50 health and wellness service providers and Native Hawaiian service providers. The day will be filled with food, games for the keiki, entertainment will be provided by keiki from our surrounding schools. This year opening the fair will be the Royal Hawaiian Band.