Kalamaʻula Welcomes First Homesteader of 2015Posted on January 23, 2015
Kalamaʻula, Molokaʻi – Daniel Pelekane-Tamashiro is the newest member of Hawaiʻi’s oldest Hawaiian homestead, Kalamaʻula on Molokaʻi. Today, 24-year-old Pelekane-Tamashiro celebrated with family and friends at the groundbreaking ceremony for his home along Paiaa Street in the Kalamaʻula Residence Lots on Molokaʻi. The three-bedroom, two-bathroom home is being built in partnership with Molokaʻi Habitat for Humanity, who hosted the […]
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DHHL Statement On Maku’u Disaster PreparednessPosted on January 23, 2015
The Department of Hawaiian Home Lands (DHHL) is currently undertaking preliminary planning in order to best prepare ourselves and our beneficiaries for the possible impacts the path of the lava flow may have on its community in Maku’u. As the ebb and flow of the lava varies day-by-day, our plans are still evolving as we […]
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NAHASDA Reauthorization Bill Introduced in the HousePosted on January 15, 2015
NAHASDA Reauthorization Bill Introduced in the House H.R. 360, a bill to reauthorize the Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act (NAHASDA), which includes provisions for the Native Hawaiian Housing Block Grant, was introduced yesterday in the U.S. House of Representatives.  Hawaii Representatives Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) and Mark Takai (D-HI) are leading the effort to […]
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HHC Meetings in KapoleiPosted on January 14, 2015
 [CLICK TO DOWNLOAD THE FLIER PDF] Notice of Annual Hawaiian Homes Commission Regular Meetings in Kapolei, Oʻahu on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 9:30 a.m. and Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Hale Ponoʻī, Department of Hawaiian Home Lands 91-5420 Kapolei Parkway, Kapolei, Oʻahu 96707 Hawaiian Homes Commission Meeting agendas are available approximately one […]
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For The Record: Star-Advertiser Q&APosted on January 12, 2015
FOR THE RECORD I’m doing a story about concerns that have been raised by some beneficiaries and beneficiary-controlled groups regarding DHHL practices that they say discriminate against the very group — beneficiaries — that the agency is supposed to serve. I’m also hearing from beneficiaries who are critical of the commission’s approval last month of […]
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Happy Holidays From Hawaiian Home Lands!Posted on December 31, 2014
To all our beneficiaries around the world, May 2015 bring an abundance of good to your ‘ohana. From the Hawaiian Homes Commission and the staff of the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands. Click to download a PDF of this greeting card.
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Our Founder, Prince Kūhiō

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Some information about our founder, Prince Kuhio

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Frequently asked questions

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Homestead Organizations

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Homestead Organizations

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