January 10, 2018
Nearly one out of two Hawai‘i households is unable to pay for life’s basic necessities, many are Native Hawaiian. The newly released United Way “ALICE” report is a call to action to inform statewide policy, philanthropy and allocation of resources to support this sector of our community.
January 9, 2018
Starting Jan. 10, Our Kakaʻako will be hosting a farmer’s market every Wednesday from 4-7pm in the courtyard at the Flats at Puʻunui, located on KS land.
October 2, 2017
The community event and blessing also included Kamehameha Publishing donating more than 600 books to Kekaha Elementary School to fill its library and classrooms.
August 17, 2017
Hālau ʻĪnana programs will focus on Native Hawaiian leadership development, social entrepreneurship, and innovation to support students as they transition from high school to college and onto careers.
June 23, 2017
Honolulu’s largest bon dance is happening on Saturday, July 1, from 5-10 p.m. at the former Varsity Theatre parking lot. The free family event will showcase the cultural diversity, history, and businesses of Mōʻiliʻili.
June 8, 2017
Over the past 145 years, Hawai‘i has honored Kamehameha the Great with community celebrations, statues, parades and even a pig chase! Learn about the history of this special day and get the details on this year’s festivities.
May 17, 2017
Get your shop on while supporting Native Hawaiian entrepreneurs at Pa‘akai Marketplace, slated for May 19 and 20, from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Kamehameha Schools retail complex SALT at Our Kaka‘ako.
May 11, 2017
Bring your voices and instruments for an enjoyable evening of music-making at Nā Mele Lei: A Kanikapila Sing-Along on May 15 at Ka‘iwakīloumoku. Donʻt forget to wear a lei!
April 21, 2017
A one-time-only performance of KS Hawaiʻi’s “Hāʻupu” will take place in Castle Theater on Saturday, April 29 at 7:30 p.m.
April 18, 2017
The annual student-driven production decides to tackle the challenge of creating a 360-degree video for the hula festival’s website.
April 17, 2017
KS Hawaiʻi’s annual Hōʻike features two plays by Clarence Waipa, sharing stories of two nineteenth century aliʻi bound by a common fate.
March 30, 2017
KS Hawaiʻi’s annual Hawaiʻi Island TechEd Collaboration conference will take place on Mar. 31.
February 14, 2017
A new pilot, Lāhui Rising, is offered as part of the Kaʻiwakīloumoku Cultural Event Series and starts Thursday, Feb. 16 with a discussion around Hawaiian governance.
February 8, 2017
Starting Feb. 11, local and international artists from POW! WOW! Hawaiʻi will begin painting multiple murals for the community to enjoy throughout the innovative Our Kakaʻako and SALT at Our Kakaʻako.
October 19, 2016
Native Hawaiian artists, crafters and cultural practitioners will shine at Paʻakai Marketplace slated for Friday, Oct. 21, from 5-9 p.m. at SALT at Our Kaka‘ako.
October 4, 2016
Local street artist Kamea Hadar portrayed the Hawaiian legend of the naupaka flower on the parking structure of the KS retail complex, SALT at Our Kaka‘ako.
September 2, 2016
Hawaiʻi will celebrate the legacy of Queen Liliʻuokalani with mele, food, hula and historical reenactments of her last days as queen.
June 30, 2016
Two finalists have been selected in the 2016 Mahiʻai Match-Up agricultural business plan contest dedicated to supporting Hawaiʻi’s sustainable food movement. Tickets and sponsorships for the July 30 Mahiʻai Match-Up Fundraiser Gala are available at www.pauahi.org.
June 26, 2016
Honolulu’s biggest bon dance is happening at the Mō‘ili‘ili Summer Fest, on Saturday, July 2! The fest will also feature ʻono food, retail pop-ups, entertainment and keiki activities.
May 12, 2016
Merchants at the North Shore retail center will interview job applicants on-site from 9-11 a.m. in the center's Kamehamalu Courtyard.
April 12, 2016
The Hulikoʻa Kaiāulu speaker event will feature scholars Allyson Franco and Maisha Abbott sharing stories of pursuing their educational and career aspirations.
April 11, 2016
The free community event at Wai‘anae District Park will connect parents and their keiki with the area’s early learning service providers.
April 6, 2016
The waʻa has made its way through the interior waterways of Florida and is planning on spending the next few months traveling the East Coast.
April 4, 2016
The KS retail center has become a stage for local artists to showcase their talents and pay homage to Hawaiian mele and hula.
March 31, 2016
Workshop participants receive a free classroom energy kit valued at $300 and reimbursement for substitute teacher costs. Sign-up for April 12 workshop on Oʻahu.