Hot Shots – 8/30/23

Installation Banquet Introduces New Leaders

The Filipino Chamber of Commerce of Hawai‘i staged its 69th annual installation banquet on July 15 at Hilton Hawaiian Village, where attendees were introduced to the incoming board of directors. The mission of the Filipino Chamber of Commerce of Hawai‘i is to, in part, provide leadership in promoting Hawai‘i’s business community through programs and activities. Pictured (from left) are board members Arlina Agbayani and Gino Soquena, with organization supporter and friend Maria Dasigo. PHOTO COURTESY MARK SALONDAKA

Credit Union Supplies Keiki For New School Year

Honolulu Federal Credit Union recently held its ~ rst school supply drive for Help, Understanding and Group Support (HUGS). All HOCU branches collected school supplies donated by its members. Pictured (from left) are Cory D’Orazio, marketing and sales manager, HOCU; Maggie Ritchy, director of programs, HUGS; and Alan Castillo, community resource development coordinator, HUGS. PHOTO COURTESY HONOLULU FEDERAL CREDIT UNION