YOUR Gift. YOUR Legacy.

Ruby Lowe KSK'61 believes that having access to excellent elementary education is crucial for laying the foundation of lifelong learning and its impact extends beyond academics, shaping social skills, emotional intelligence and character that are essential for success in future educational pursuits and life.

The retired kumu, who worked at Kamehameha Schools for 40 years, founded the Hisashi and Helen Hasegawa Scholarship in 2023 to honor and remember her parents and their belief in the importance of a college education.


Join us to make a difference, kōkua Maui

Our hearts go out to everyone affected by the devastating fires on Maui. Families have lost loved ones, homes, businesses and cherished belongings. As a united ‘ohana, Kamehameha Schools and the Pauahi Foundation stand alongside the people of Maui, offering our unwavering support, strength and aloha.

You can make a difference TODAY by donating to the two funds created to help those affected on Maui:

KS I Mua Maui Fund

Contributions help KS Maui and KS Preschools students, families and staff affected by the fires on Maui. KS will match all donations up to $150,000.


Ho‘ōla Maui Fund

Contributions to this Kamehameha Schools fund will help with educational expenses for Maui families rebuilding from loss.

The mission of the Pauahi Foundation is to support the mission of Kamehameha Schools by seeking and developing new and diverse sources of income to support the ever-increasing educational needs and goals of people of Hawaiian ancestry.

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It is through educational systems change that we can restore the Native Hawaiian people and uplift the lāhui.

Together, we can uplift the lāhui. We can create positive change. Join us today in giving with Pauahi.



of all donations are allocated towards providing financial support to people of Hawaiian ancestry.


In support of our shared mission, overhead costs associated with the Pauahi Foundation are covered by Kamehameha Schools allowing us to direct all fundraising to our programs.