Meet our 2024 Grantee cohort!

Our mission to support, fund, and amplify the work of Hawaiʻi-based grassroots organizations challenging systems of oppression through a unique intersectional approach to social change manifested beautifully in this year’s grantee cohort, hitting injustice in Hawaiʻi from all angles across 5 islands and multiple issue areas.

Learn more about our Grantees!

Tune in to Hawai’i Rising, a podcast profiling the incredible work of our community partners! Each week will feature an in-depth thirty minute episode, inviting listeners to feel the pulse of social change work in Hawai’i and hear directly from the huis we support and amplify.

Building Community Power ✊🏾

Maui Aloha: The People’s Response is dedicated to moving crucial financial support to those directly impacted by the wildfires on Maui Island, providing a safe and trusted conduit to move kōkua quickly.

Join us in CELEBRATING community-based philanthropy in ACTION by learning more about our Spring 2024 grantees and their efforts to ensure a vibrant, just future in Hawai’i nei.

These grants are used exclusively to move critical resources to past, present, and future grantees committed to serving the community in times of need.

Kāmau is a 2-year grant of $15,000 given to two grassroots huis who have proven year over year their work towards long-lasting social change in our communities.

Giving Projects are created for individuals and families that want to strengthen their relationships, skills, understanding, leadership, and purpose to support meaningful community building.

Hawai’i People’s Fund Grantees 1973 – 2024

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Hawai’i People’s Fund is committed to supporting grassroots organizations implementing direct actions to reduce the harm of current systemic failures and organizing to build power for indigenous and marginalized communities. We welcome strategic proposals that aim to support our beloved community and build towards a more just and equitable future.