» The Hawaii HomeOwnership Center received $12,000 from State Farm Insurance to increase the number of low- to moderate-income first-time homebuyers in Hawaii. The center has helped more than 620 families purchase their first home, and State Farm has donated more than $150,000 since the center’s creation in 2003.
» Kahi Mohala Behavioral Health, an affiliate of Sutter Health, received $15,000 from the G.N. Wilcox Trust and $15,000 from the McInerny Foundation to raise funds for the renovation and expansion of its Lokelani Child & Adolescent Unit.
The Lokelani Phase II renovation has been approved for a $50,000 Matching Challenge Grant from Sutter Health, on the condition that Kahi Mohala raises $50,000 from individuals, foundations and businesses. Kahi Mohala’s board of trustees has pledged $19,250 to date.