Talk Story Sessions


The Department of Hawaiian Home Lands is partnering with homestead associations and beneficiary organizations to prepare for the upcoming legislative session.  For more information about DHHL’s sufficient sums budget request and the Executive Biennium budget, DHHL’s legislative proposals, and other issues of interest for the upcoming legislative session please attend any of the following workshops: 

– Thursday, December 29, 2016 at 3:30 p.m. at Kulana Oiwi – DHHL/OHA Conference Rm., Kalama’ula, Molokai, Molokai, HI 96748

– Monday, January 9, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at Ka Waihona O Ka Na’auao Public Charter School, 89-195 Farrington Hwy, Waianae, HI 96792

– Sunday, January 22, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. at Paukukalo Community Center, 657 Kaumualii St., Wailuku, HI 96793

– Monday, January 23, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at Lincoln Elementary School Cafetorium, 615 Auwaiolimu St, Honolulu, HI 96813

– Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at DHHL Hale Pono’i, 91-5420 Kapolei Parkway, Kapolei, HI 96707

– Monday, January 30, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at Waimanalo Hawaiian Homes Association Community Center, 41-253 Ilauhole Street, Waimanalo, HI 96795  

If you are interested in a workshop for your community, feel free to contact Lehua Kinilau-Cano, HHL Legislative Analyst at [email protected] or (808) 620-9486. 

Below is a copy of the presentation given at the DHHL Legislative Talk Story Sessions.

Given the fast pace of the legislative session, updates will be posted at DHHL’s website at or via social media.  Additionally, webinars or conference calls twice a month during the legislative session are being planned to begin in early February.