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Bowman `Ohana Visit

“My grandfather Herbert Consor (Bud) was Wright Bowman, Sr.’s cousin. I grew up seeing my grandfather’s passion for woodworking and boatbuilding, and I even have a small model of a … Read more

Ke Kai Series – Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort

The last event for the year ended with the kokua of the Kanehunamoku Voyaging Academy team (KVA – Bonnie Kahapea-Tanner) who offered to demonstrate knot tying/line work, parts of the … Read more

Angoon, AK Visit

On behalf of the ‘Aha Moananuiakea and Ho`okahua, Kamehameha Schools, Kilinahe Coleman coordinated a visit by students/teachers of the Alaska Ethnomath Institute, Angoon, Alaska… “…wanted to extend my most heartfelt … Read more

Hawaiiloa Trip to Alaska 2023

As you may be aware, FHH wants to honor those who contributed to the logs from Shelikoff island and to visit the “villages we didn’t thank before”. In partnership with … Read more

Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort – Model of Hokule`a

Friends assisted with the display in the Ao Cultural Center for the Hokulea model restored by Ka`ili Chun. Gary Pang, a friend to Jay, helped deliver model.

O Ke Kai Series – Hali`a Aloha o Alakeka

Help us take Hawai`iloa to Alaska. Rebuild the Canoe >> Restore the Connection >> Reshape the Future Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort on Kalia Road named this day’s event as … Read more

FHH at “Day at Hanaiakamalama”

Queen Emma Summer Palace Hosted by Daughters of Hawai`i – an opportunity for community awareness and cultural exchange. It was an eventful day once we survived the morning Nu`uanu “paka … Read more

Dry Dock Covid Screening

“Effective May 7, FHH moved into Phase 3 of the FHH Screening Protocols. PAAC has congratulated us on our current “Phase 3” approach … HOWEVER …. Because of the rapidly … Read more

Luku A Pau Na Pu`u O Hawai`iloa

“On 4/5/22 I spent an hour and a half yesterday with the inspector from Aloha Termite, Roland Rodrigues. His conclusion is that it’s not termites. Couldn’t find droppings, and the … Read more

Celebrating World Ocean Month

Saturday, June 18 • 9am – 12 noonOutrigger Reef Waikiki Beach ResortOcean Tower Lobby • A‘o Cultural Center FREE ACTIVITIES

Dry Dock – Talk Story With Jerry Ongies

On May 7, 2022, the Friends legendary kalai wa`a, Jerry O or Uncle Jerry to a lot of our “young” volunteers, shared stories, pictures, and his report titled “Escorting Hawai`i’s … Read more

FHH-APW Alaska Trip 2023

The Friends of Hokule`a & Hawai`iloa hosted a 3-day planning session from April 30 to May 2, 2022. The Alaska Planning Workgroup met to discuss and formulate an action plan … Read more