Arthritis Foundation receives $10,000
» The Independent Order of Oddfellows and Rebekahs
donated $10,000 to support programs of the Arthritis Foundation
. The donation was made through the Weinberg Friends Project,
as a result of more than 100 hours of community service given by the order members.
» The Hawaii Tourism Authority awarded $50,000 to the Hawaii Healing Garden statewide festivals. The Hawaii Health Guide sponsors the festivals to promote healing arts, including the state's unique medicinal and nutritional plants and a variety of cultural practitioners.
» The Schuler Family Foundation donated $40,000 to Island School on Kauai's $4.6 million campus Expansion Capital Campaign. The school recently completed a gymnasium and is reviewing bids for a Center for Hawaiian Culture & Arts.
» Friends of Hawaii Charities Inc. gave $1,000 to Save the Sea Turtles International dba Adopt a Beach Hawaii cleanup programs and recycling receptacles for garbage.
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