Mission Statement and Goals

A highly educated citizenry is an absolute necessity for a democratic society to function effectively in today's complex technological age. The total well being of society will benefit when its' young people can expand their horizons to the maximum through the opportunities that education offers. With it comes higher moral values, skills to provide a decent livelihood, discipline, purpose and a preparation toward responsible adult life.

Kilohana Kai is committed to helping our young people of Hawaii achieve their very best in their educational endeavors. The foundation provides scholarships for high school seniors bound for institutions of higher learning, grants to elementary, middle and high schools for educational field trips and grants to supplement other regular programs that may need help. Scholarships are awarded to selected school scholarship programs and recipients are selected by their respective school selection committee.

Kilohana Kai is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization and is funded through donations of many civic minded citizens of our community who are committed to provide for educational excellence for Hawaii's youth. The endorsement of Kilohana Kai is an investment in our young people and also to our own successful future.