The 15th Annual Community Awards and Celebration

When:
November 12, 2017 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
2017-11-12T17:00:00-10:00
2017-11-12T20:00:00-10:00
Where:
Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin (social hall)
1727 Pali Hwy
Honolulu, HI 96813
USA
Cost:
$20

people in a packed social hall standing at tables and smiling and laughing

Please join us for the 15th Annual Community Awards and Celebration

Theme:
Rekindling TRUST

Keynote Speaker:
William K Richards, “Uncle Billy” Richards
Hōkūleʻa and Polynesian Voyaging Society President

Sunday, November 12, 2017
Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin Social Hall
1727 Pali Highway (enter from Lusitana St.)
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5:00 p.m. – Doors open
5:30 – Welcome
6:00 – Dinner
7:00 – Program

Awardees are listed here by category:

  • Healing Role in Hawaii
    PU’A FOUNDATION
  • Encouraging Non-Violent Civic Participation
    JAPANESE CULTURAL CENTER OF HAWAII (JCCH)
  • Facilitating Community Activism
    HAWAII ALLIANCE FOR PROGRESSIVE ACTION (HAPA)
  • Challenging Religious or Political Extremism
    HAWAII COALITION FOR CIVIL RIGHTS (HCCR)
  • Flame of Hope
    PATRICIA MASTERS
  • Special Recognition & Appreciation
    ROSE NAKAMURA, ADMINSTRATOR, PROJECT DANA

More information about the award categories »

Entertainment includes dinner music by Don Conover and taiko drumming by Pacific Buddhist Academy.

Dinner is by Buca di Beppo (vegetarian dishes available).

Tickets are $20 ($6 tax-deductible to the extent of the law) and may be purchased online in advance via Brown Paper Tickets:

You may also reserve tickets by calling 808-599-8628 or emailing fordhamh001@hawaii.rr.com with payment at the door ($5 tax deductible).

Reservation Deadline: Thursday, November 9, noon

 
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