CCUSA Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

Catholic Charities agencies in south Texas have been preparing since last Friday for Hurricane Harvey’s arrival.  San Antonio has been coordinating with Catholic Charities Corpus Christi to identify and deliver commodities requested by the agency there.  They have a stocked a tractor trailer rig with these supplies which will make their way to Catholic Charities Corpus Christi on Friday.  Catholic …

Meheula Vista Housing Update

We’re making great progress with the second phase of our Meheula Vista affordable senior housing project in Mililani Mauka! This comes as the first 75-unit phase of the project is now fully occupied! When fully completed, Meheula Vista will provide a total of 300 one-bedroom, one-bath units, 143 on-site parking stalls, and one multi-purpose building for senior activities. Meheula Vista …

Community Service Day at Maililand Transitional Housing

Over 125 First Hawaiian Bank employees came out to Maililand Transitional Housing earlier this month to volunteer their time to help improve our housing facility. It was all part of a community service project that involved power-washing then painting the exterior of the housing units. Volunteers also cleaned up the general areas and replanted landscaping. A big Mahalo to First …

Catholic Charities Hawai‘i Receives $2,500 Donation from Bank of Hawai‘i Kaua‘i

LIHUE, KAUA‘I, HAWAI’I (August 15, 2017) – Catholic Charities Hawai’i’s Kaua‘i Community Office recently received a $2,500 donation from Bank of Hawai‘i raised through the Kaua‘i Visitors Industry Charity Walk. The donation will support the non-profit’s on-island services that offers assistance and outreach to community residents from keiki through kupuna. Located in Līhue, the Kaua‘i Community Office provides program services …

First Hawaiian Bank Foundation Donates $100,000 To Catholic Charities Hawai‘i

HONOLULU, HAWAI‘I (August 3, 2017) – The First Hawaiian Bank Foundation has awarded a $100,000 grant to Catholic Charities Hawai‘i (CCH) in support of its Laulima House Campaign. CCH purchased the Laulima House property in 2015, with the goal of expanding its programs to meet the growing needs of the community. “We are extremely grateful for First Hawaiian Bank’s support,” …