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AKAKA FALLS LIONS CLUB HELP THE FRIENDS

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February
26

The Children’s Justice Center of East Hawaii and the FRIENDS are housed in an older craftsman style house that can need some maintenance and cleaning from time to time. The Akaka Falls Lions Club (another honorée of our 2019 Gala) have helped clean, paint, repair and “spruce up” the Center over many years.

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BAGS OF HOPE POST

BAGS OF HOPE

Posted by: FCJC East Hawaii Tags: , , | Categories: Children, Donations

February
26

The FRIENDS are thrilled by Bill Miller of Discount Fabric Warehouse’s project “BAGS OF HOPE”.When Bill learned that many children of abuse who are removed from their living environments often put their meager belongings in a large black trash bag. (Bill is one of our honorées of our 2019 Gala).

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gala website post

4th Annual Friends’ Gala set for May 4, 2019

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February
4

For our fourth year, the Friends are honoring “friends” of the Friends.  Tickets are now available right here. Please click on BUY TICKETS at the bottom of this post. This year we honor Bill Miller of Discount Fabric Warehouse and the Akaka Falls Lions Club. This year the Gala will be at the UH Hilo Campus Center, with No Host cocktails and Silent Auction beginning at 5:30pm followed by dinner and program at 6:30pm.

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PROM DRESS POST PHOTO

FRIENDS HOLD 3RD ANNUAL PROM DRESS DRIVE

Posted by: FCJC East Hawaii Tags: There is no tags | Categories: Children, Donations

February
6

Young ladies want to attend PROM, WINTER BALL, and BANQUETS, but sometimes financial hardship can stand in the way of getting the really perfect dress. Beginning in November of 2017, the FRIENDS launched the third annual PROM DRESS DRIVE to collect gently used dresses and accessories to provide fashionable clothing for deserving youth.
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October
12

Did you miss it?  Mai Tai Masquerade was a huge success on Friday, Oct. 27!

Attendees party the FRIENDS’ MAI TAI MASQUERADE on Friday, October 27 at 5:30 pm at the beautiful Nani Mau Gardens! Their attendance benefits the FRIENDS in their work helping children of abuse here in East Hawaii!

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kathy bags post

BACKPACKS FOR KEIKI DONATED FROM ORCHID SHOW COMMITTEE

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June
28

25 bright green backpacks were given to FRIENDS’ board member Kathy Romero (pictured here) at the end of the Orchid Show in early June, 2017. The FRIENDS are busy getting ready for the Back-to-School rush for backpacks, clothing and school supplies requests that will be pouring in by early July.