Hot Shots – 6/8/16
BOH Raises Funds For Hawaii Youth
Bank of Hawaii donated $37,260 to Youth Outreach (YO!) partners Waikiki Health and Hale Kipa. Pictured are (front, from left) Waikiki Health director of preventative health Kent Anderson, Hale Kipa deputy CEO Jaque Kelley-Uyeoka, Bank of Hawaii commercial banking offi cer and Waikiki Health board member Ashley Noji, (middle) Waikiki Health Youth Outreach community outreach educator Jonette Kamakea, Hale Kipa YO! case manager Joyce Edwards, (back) Waikiki Health Youth Outreach program manager Carla Houser, Waikiki Health Youth Outreach education and employment counselor Sou Chung “Sau” Hsu, Hale Kipa Independent Living/Imua Kakou program coordinator Michelle Kinimaka, and Hale Kipa emergency shelter program coordinator Mililani Keliihoomalu.
Edith Leong Receives Ruby Award
Soroptimist International of Waikiki’s Ruby Award, which is the highest honor one can receive from the organization, was presented to Edith Leong. Leong was recognized for her fi nancial support of an irrigation system in East Central Africa and her work with Malawi’s Sitima Parish Mission project. Pictured are (from left) Soroptimist and Sacred Hearts Academy head of school Betty White, Leong and Soroptimist Sandra Simms.