CCH Neighbor Island Leadership Councils Help Further CCH’s Mission

Catholic Charities Hawai‘i’s neighbor island leadership councils for Hawai‘i Island and Maui were established last month to help further the mission of Catholic Charities Hawai‘i in its respective community. Our Neighbor Island Community Offices and Leadership Councils are an essential part of our mission in serving people in need. The CCH Community Offices assist families and individuals in need by …

CCH Champions Housing Issues During the Legislative Session

Helping Hawai‘i residents obtain and keep housing that is safe, clean, and affordable is a key goal of Catholic Charities Hawai‘i’s Housing and Referral Programs. Some of the critical issues we support are: Rental Housing Revolving Fund (RHRF), which channels funds into low-income rental development. This fund is a major viable way Hawai‘i can increase its inventory of critically-needed truly …

Catholic Charities Hawai‘I Partners With AARP and Goodwill for Free Tax Preparation Services for Seniors and Clients

Catholic Charities Hawai’i (CCH) is teaming up with two prominent non-profit organizations, AARP and Goodwill, to provide tax assistance for Hawaii seniors and CCH housing clients. Hawai‘i seniors and other community members who need expert assistance with preparing their 2018 tax returns by the April 15 federal tax deadline have two Catholic Charities Hawai‘i (CCH) locations available to them, thanks …

Season of Giving at CCH

Mahalo to our holiday donors and volunteers! We may have missed some of our amazing volunteers and donors on this list, but please know that we are grateful to all of you for making the holiday season special for so many in need!

“Shop With a Cop” Program on the Big Island

Special thanks to the Hawaii Police Department, Target Stores, Hawaii County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, National Park Service, Veterans of Foreign War Auxiliary, Hawaii Electric Light Co., LV SNAPS, St. Michael the Archangel Church, Kona, Annunciation Parish, Kamuela, Creative Arts, Jei Angel Digital Design, Pacific Solar, St. Joseph Church, Catholic Charities Hawaii staff and to the many volunteers who made the …

Catholic Charities Housing Development Corporation Breaks Ground on Kahului Lani Senior Affordable Housing Project

KAHULUI, HAWAI‘I – Catholic Charities Housing Development Corporation (CCHDC) today broke ground on the Kahului Lani senior affordable rental housing development on Maui. Developed in partnership with GSF, LLC., Kahului Lani will provide low-income seniors with an affordable permanent living option, offering complementary amenities, where residents can “age in place.” The 165-unit senior affordable rental complex will be built in …

CCH Honors the Legacy of Supporters Lenny & Becky Kamp at National Philanthropy Day

AFP Hawaii and CCH honored Leonard “Lenny and Rebecca “Becky” Kamp at last week’s National Philanthropy Day Luncheon with the Outstanding Philanthropist In Memoriam Award. Becky’s sister Debbe Lee and her husband Allen Lee and their long-time friend Jay Voss joined CCH in the ceremony. Throughout their lives, Lenny & Becky Kamp gave to causes that inspired them. During their …

Catholic Charities Hawai‘i Receives Three-Year Alzheimer’s Grant to Provide Education, Training and Support Services

HONOLULU, HAWAII – Catholic Charities Hawai‘i (CCH) has been awarded a three-year, $1-million dollar grant to help persons living with and those at high risk for developing Alzheimer’s Disease & Related Dementias (ADRD), and their caregivers. The grant from the Administration for Community Living/Administration on Aging (ACL) Alzheimer’s Disease Program Initiative (ADPI) will increase dementia awareness and capability in our …

CCUSA Recovery Team Assists With Flood Relief Efforts on Kaua‘i

CCH’s Kaua‘i Team is working with other community agencies for the relief efforts for the floods in April and September to support a healthy community approach to recovery To help fill-in the gaps that were unmet by government agencies, the Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA) disaster recovery team sent 2 case managers from South Carolina to assist our Kaua‘i staff with …