Our Giving Focus

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Each year, Hawai‘i Life agents and brokers collectively choose an annual giving focus for the Hawai‘i Love grant program. The HLCF Board of Directors makes grants available to eligible 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations across the state whose programs align with both our mission and our giving focus for that year. In 2020, our giving focus for HLCF grants was Ocean Awareness.

In early March 2020, the HLCF Board of Directors selected four grant recipients. These included Reef Guardians Hawai‘i, Waterkeepers Hawaiian Islands, Hawai‘i Marine Animal Response, and the Lahaina Yacht Club Foundation. AccesSurf was chosen to receive the Mealoha Kraus People’s Choice Award. You can learn more about this year’s Hawai‘i Love grant recipients here and here.

In 2019, our giving focus was Shelter for Families in Need. The following charitable nonprofits received grants from the HLCF: Family Life Center, RYSE Residential Youth Services & Empowerment, Housing and Land Enterprise of Maui, dba Nā Hale 0 MauiHOPE Services Hawai‘i and Family Promise of Hawai‘i.

In 2018, our giving focus was Caring for our Keiki. Grant recipients included the Friends of the Children Justice Center of East Hawai‘i,  Anaina Hou Community ParkGrow SomeGood, and Surfrider Spirit Sessions.

In 2017, we focused on helping to provide A Hale for All. Grant recipients included Hawai‘i HomeOwnership Center, Hawaiian Community AssetsALEA BridgeKahumana, and Nā Hale 0 Maui.

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