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    Friday, February 28, 2020
    Kona Historical Society’s Annual Membership Meeting to feature pop-up exhibitEvent also includes Board election, a capital project update and fellowship  Kona Historical Society is hosting its Annual Membership Meeting on Thursday, March 12, from 5 to 7 p.m. at its Kalukalu Headquarters, located at 81-6551 Mamalahoa Highway in Kealakekua. The public is invited to join the festivities by becoming ...read more
    Categories: Aloha
    Friday, February 28, 2020
    HOUSE FINANCE COMMITTEE PASSES CIP BUDGET Projects total $4.9 billion for fiscal years 2020 and 2021 Honolulu, Hawaiʻi – The House Finance Committee today passed HB2725 HD1, the Capital Improvement Projects (CIP) for 2020. Including all means of financing, CIP projects for fiscal years 2020 and 2021 total more than $4.9 billion. The measure now moves to the full House for second ...read more
    Categories: Economy, Sustainability, Community, Education
    Monday, February 24, 2020
    By Seth Feldman   NETWORKING— Looking out at the marina, attendees of the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce (KKCC) February AfterHours enjoyed a beautiful seaside sunset and delicious hors d’oeuvres at Jack’s Diving Locker’s Honokōhau location.KKCC networkers browsed the store’s selection of merchandise including dive and snorkel gear, t-shirts, towels, and accessories. During the program, Jack’s ...read more
    Categories: Networking, Chamber
    Monday, February 24, 2020
    Inspiration, Celebration and Success at the 15th Annual Living & Design Expo  KAILUA-KONA, HAWAI‘I ISLAND— Dedicated to providing a successful business environment in West Hawaiʻi, the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce held its annual Living & Design Expo at the Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay this past weekend. With over 40 exhibitors under one roof, attendees found resources to build ...read more
    Categories: Economy, Community, Chamber
    Monday, February 17, 2020
    KAILUA-KONA, HAWAI‘I ISLAND—Coming up on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 22 - 23, the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce’s 15th Annual Living & Design Expo will be taking place at the Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay. The Expo will feature over 40 home show exhibitors under one roof!  Get inspired at Hawaiʻi Island’s finest home show! Event admission and parking is free and activities will ...read more
    Categories: Community, Networking
    Thursday, February 13, 2020
     Meet distinguished volcanologist Dr. Jaggar at next Hanohano ‘O Kona LectureKona Historical Society’s free lecture series continues Feb. 26 with a special performance  Kona Historical Society is proud to announce Ka‘ū actor, playwright and director Dick Hershberger will be the featured speaker for the February installment of the Hanohano ‘O Kona Lecture Series.  Dr. Thomas A. Jaggar Lives On: A ...read more
    Categories: Aloha
    Thursday, February 13, 2020
    HABITAT HAWAII ISLAND BENEFITS FROM OHANA FUELS ‘Fuel Up. Do Good.’ PROGRAMKailua Kona, Hawaii February 7, 2020  –  Habitat for Humanity Hawaii Island is thrilled to be the fourth quarter 2019 beneficiary of the Ohana Fuels ‘Fuel Up. Do Good.’ Program.  Ohana Fuels partners with non-profit organizations serving the needs of the local community and donates a portion of the proceeds from every ...read more
    Categories: Aloha
    Monday, February 10, 2020
    Kona Historical Society will make its famous Portuguese cinnamon bread to celebrate Shrove Tuesday. This special bake will happen in advance of this traditional feasting day on February 20 at Kona Historical Society’s stone oven, or forno, located in the pasture below the Society’s Kalukalu Headquarters and its historic general store museum in Kealakekua. From 10 a.m. to noon, the public is ...read more
    Categories: Aloha, Community
    Friday, January 31, 2020
    Aloha Maunakea volunteers!  The Office of Maunakea Management (OMKM) will host 2020's first Malama Maunakea Volunteer Invasive Species Weed Pull on Saturday, February 8 and is looking for community volunteers to help.    Saturday, February 8The Malama Maunakea weed pull project gets started at 9:00 am and will wrap up about 11:30 am. Volunteers are asked to meet at the gravel parking lot below ...read more
    Categories: Aloha, Community
    Monday, July 01, 2019
    HAWAI‘I ISLAND—The Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce (KKCC) Pualu Awards recognize individuals, businesses, and/or non-profit organizations that exemplify a commitment to the improvement and advancement of our community. Winners, across five categories, were recognized at the recent KKCC annual Membership and Installation Luncheon at the Four Seasons Resort Hualālai.  “This year’s categories ...read more
    Categories: Aloha, Chamber, Community, Education, Health & Wellness, Networking, Sustainability
    Thursday, April 18, 2019
    KAILUA-KONA, HAWAI‘I ISLAND—Sustainable businesses gathered to share their expertise in green business practices and environmental stewardship at the Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce Annual Kuleana Green Business Fair on Wednesday, April 17. The fair took place at the Chamber’s monthly networking event, AfterHours, which was hosted by Hawaiʻi Community College — Pālamanui. The Kuleana Green ...read more
    Categories: Community, Sustainability, Aloha, Chamber, Networking
    Thursday, January 10, 2019
    Chamber of Commerce executives and board leaders from across the state of Hawai‘i headed to the state Capitol on Wednesday, January 9 for a Chamber Week proclamation ceremony with Governor David Ige. Included in the ceremony were the Chamber executives from the Chamber of Commerce Hawaii, Hawaii Island Chamber of Commerce, Kauai Chamber of Commerce, Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce and Maui Chamber ...read more
    Categories: Aloha, Community, Advocacy, Chamber, Networking
    Saturday, June 30, 2018
    HAWAI‘I ISLAND—The Kona-Kohala Chamber of Commerce Pūalu Awards recognize individuals, businesses, and/or non-profit organizations that exemplify a commitment to the improvement and advancement of our community. Winners, one in each of six categories, were recognized at the recent KKCC annual Installation Banquet and Membership Luncheon at Four Seasons Resort Hualalai.  “We appreciate everyone ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
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