New Hilo Affordable Senior Housing Awarded $145,000 from Nareit Hawaii Community Giving Initiative

Hawaii Island elected officials and community leaders welcomed the start of a new affordable rental housing development – Hale Nā Koa ‘O Hanakahi – that is being built in Hilo for seniors with a preference to serve U.S. military veterans and spouses of deceased veterans.

Nareit Hawaii Awards $30,000 Grant to Binhi At Ani Filipino Community Center to Support its Bayanihan Feeding Program

Nareit Hawaii awarded a $30,000 grant to the Binhi At Ani Filipino Community Center to support the expansion of its Bayanihan Feeding Program, the beneficiaries of which are seniors on fixed incomes who have free meals prepared and delivered to them at home.

Filipino Community Center Expanding FilCom CARES COVID Vaccination Program Statewide with $50,000 Donation from Nareit Hawaii

The donation from Nareit Hawaii will help the Filipino Community Center to reach more residents, especially those within the Filipino and Pacific Islander communities, who have shown a reluctance to get the COVID vaccine.

Nareit Hawaii Awards $40,000 Grant to Support Hawaii Literacy’s Reading Comprehension Efforts with Underserved Families

The Nareit Hawaii grant will fund Hawaii Literacy’s acquisition of tablets and Chromebooks that will be loaned free of charge to 150 families total – 50 families each at Mayor Wright Homes, the Towers at Kuhio Park, and in Waipahu – for a one-year period. The grant also pays for the families to have free broadband access when using the devices.

Nareit Hawaii Awards $30,000 Grant to the Boys & Girls Club of Hawaii For After-school Programs and Food Nourishment

The contribution is for the Futures for Keiki program, with the funding to be utilized to support after school programs and food nourishment.

Nareit Hawaii $50,000 Grant to U.S.VETS Supports Daily Needs of Residents at Kama‘okū Kauhale

A $50,000 grant from Nareit Hawaii to U.S.VETS is funding key projects at Kama‘okū Kauhale that are helping to give its residents a greater sense of independence as they move forward with their daily lives.

Pu‘uhonua O Wai‘anae Receives $150,000 Grant from Nareit Hawaii

Pu‘uhonua O Wai‘anae Reaches Major Milestone with $150,000 Grant from Nareit Hawaii Community Giving Initiative

Hawaii REITS Donate $100,000 to Nā Hale O Maui Community Land Trust for Affordable Housing

The donation will go toward the construction of 12 new permanently affordable homes in the Kahoma Residential Subdivision located in Lahaina. Once completed, the 100 percent workforce housing community will consist of 68 homes and feature a large neighborhood park.

Nareit Hawaii 2022 Mahalo Reception

The Nareit Foundation and Nareit Hawaii hosted a special reception to recognize the nonprofits they have awarded grants over the past four years in support of affordable housing initiatives and charitable causes. Mahalo to our grant recipients and community stakeholders for all they do to improve our communities and Hawaii's future.

Hale O Hawai‘i Awarded $195,000 Grant from Nareit Hawaii to Build New Home for Family Displaced by 2018 Kilauea Eruption

The purchase of a one-acre lot in Puna and construction of a new, affordable home for a family displaced by the 2018 Kilauea volcano eruption is the heartwarming result of a collaboration between Hale O Hawai‘i and the Nareit Hawaii Community Giving Initiative.