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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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FRIENDS HOLD 3RD ANNUAL PROM DRESS DRIVE

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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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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.

 

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Three Great Community People to Be Honored at Annual Gala on May 5

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March
22

Roselyn Viernes has worked for the safety of children for over 31 years at Child Welfare Services.

Dale Tokuuke has gifted the FRIENDS with hundreds of volunteer hours at the Center along with helpers from the Aloha Exchange Club.

Drucy Casburn, one of our supper FRIENDS’ volunteers,  took over the running of the FRIENDS’ office working at least 40 hours a week for more than 6 months when our Program Coordinator was severely injured.

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