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The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release July 21, 2011 PRESIDENT OBAMA ANNOUNCES MORE KEY ADMINISTRATION POSTS WASHINGTON – Today, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate the following individual to a key Administration post: James T. Ryan, Member, Board of Directors of the National Institute of Building Sciences The ...
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News Release No. 0287.11 Contact: United States Department of Agriculture Office of Communications (202) 720-4623 Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Announces Economic Development Funding To Create Jobs, Economic Opportunity and Strengthen Rural Communities View this news release on its original website WASHINGTON, June 30, 2011 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the selection of 43 community-based ...
Read More DHHL receives 5,000 in USDA Funding

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 30, 2011 Assistance Program Launched for Families with Vacant Lots to Build Homes Honolulu, Hawaii – The Council for Native Hawaiian Advancement (CNHA), a community development nonprofit is launching a construction assistance program for families with a vacant lot issued to them by the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands. The Vacant ...
Read More CNHA launches program to help DHHL awardees with vacant lots to build homes

Hawaiian Homes Commission Chairman Alapaki Nahale-a is pleased to announce that Governor Neil Abercrombie has appointed Michelle Kauhane as Deputy to the Chairman of the Hawaiian Homes Commission. Michelle Kauhane completes the three-person team — all are current or former Hawaiian homestead residents — leading the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands (DHHL), joining Hawaiian Homes ...
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Partnership with Hawai’i Community College results in 44th home FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 12, 2011 Download a PDF version of this release HILO, Hawai‘i – A home built by students in the Hawai‘i Community College (HawCC) students Model Home Program was dedicated today in the homestead community of Pana’ewa. “This partnership combines real-life, hands-on training ...
Read More Dedication held for DHHL home built by students