Women's Fund distributes grants
The Women's Fund of Hawaii
awarded the following grants to organizations that support women and girls: Ethnic Education Foundation of Hawaii
, $4,775; Hamakua Health Center
, $1,000; Hulihia III
, $3,000; Ka Hale Ola Makamae
, $4,500; KEY Project (Kualoa-Heeia Ecumenical Youth) Project
, $3,538; Maui Advisory Group of the Pilipina Rural Project
, $5,000; Molokai General Hospital's Rural Health Clinic
, $5,000; the Oahu Surfrider Foundation
, $5,000; Urban Development Programs for Women of Public Housing
, $5,000; Waikiki Health Center, Care-A-Van Program
, $2,225; Waianae Women's Book Bank for Higher Education
, $3,762; Women of Waianae,
The Waikiki Health Center received $60,000 from the McInerny Foundation and $30,000 from G.N. Wilcox Trust in support of the nonprofit group's medical care services to uninsured and underserved patients.
An additional $32,000 in grants to support the center's homeless services came from the Waikiki Business Improvement District Association ($25,000); and Friends of Hawaii Charities Inc. ($5,000).
Sacred Hearts Academy received a $50,000 grant from the Cooke Foundation for a new Performing Arts Building.
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