Each year, our Kamehameha Schools ‘Ohana dedicates the month of ‘Okakopa (October) to our annual Workplace Giving Campaign, Ho‘ōla i ka Lāhui. This annual fundraising efforts honors employees who give in support of our Founder, Ke Ali‘i Bernice Pauahi Pākī Bishop. The campaign also connects employees to Princess Pauahi’s vision, legacy, and inspires and promotes a culture of philanthropy in the workplace.
Ways to give
Some of the highlighted items to give to through the secure form below include:
Ho‘ōla Maui Fund: contributions to this Kamehameha Schools fund will help with educational expenses for Maui families rebuilding from loss.
KS I Mua Maui Fund: a perpetual fund directed to support KS Programs and Initiatives to meet education needs for KS Preschools, haumāna, employees and ‘ohana who are affected by disasters, including the Maui wildfires. This Kamehameha Schools fund matches gifts made in support of our employees, haumāna and their ‘ohana.
- Excellence in Education
- KS Programs & Initiatives: examples include KS Hawai‘i’s Hōkū Welowelo Scholarship (two post-high scholarships for KSH seniors and graduates); and KS Kapālama’s 1887 Fund (supporting KSK Athletics); and KS Preschools’ Myron and Laura Thompson Scholarship (for those pursuing a degree in early learning).
- Mālama ‘Āina
Scholarships: to give to an established scholarship, please select from the drop-down box in the giving form below. View our scholarship funds here.
Make your gift today through our secure form!
To give via automatic payroll deduction, visit the KS Workplace Giving internal portal.