Waipahu foundation awards 4 grants
The Waipahu Community Foundation
awarded its second-quarter grants to Waipahu Elementary School
($1,740); Village Park Athletic Association
($4,000); Na Pa'ani Softball
($4,000); and the Waipahu Little League
($1,425). Third-quarter grant applications are due Dec. 7. Call Cal Kawamoto, executive director, at 677-9455 or 352-0501.
The Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific received $106,000 from the 10th-annual AIG Joy of Food & Wine fundraiser at the Halekulani Hotel and an additional $20,000 from AIG Auto Insurance; $11,500 from a Neiman Marcus 100th anniversary luncheon; and $9,500 from the third-annual Young Artists Helping Young Artists event.
Foodland Super Market Ltd. donated more than $1.4 million to Hawaii's nonprofit organizations this year as part of its Give Aloha, Foodland's Annual Community Matching Gifts Program. Customers donated $1,138,446.87 to their favorite nonprofit organizations at Foodland and Sack N Save checkouts statewide in September. Foodland and the Western Union Foundation contributed $285,000 to match their gifts, resulting in a total of $1,423,446.87
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