Hawaii Community Foundation


The Hawaii Community Foundation helps people make a difference by inspiring the spirit of giving and by investing in people and solutions to benefit every island community. 


The Hawaii Community Foundation (HCF) is a trusted, vital resource for Hawaii’s donors and nonprofits. With a century of service and offices statewide, HCF is one of the largest and oldest community foundations in the nation. Thanks to our donors, clients, and partners, we are a catalyst for creating a better Hawaii.

1. We create partnerships to tackle tough problems and build stronger communities.

2. We transform people’s generosity into lasting change.

3. We share a century of experience to make giving more e ective.

4. We enhance the lives of those in need and enrich the lives of those who give. 


Philanthropy is a personal expression of who you are and what you care about. However you choose to give or dream of making a difference, HCF can help with:

• Individual Giving
• Family Philanthropy
• Business Philanthropy
• Collaborative Funding Partnerships • Legacy Giving

Let HCF amplify the power of your generosity to benefit the community now and for generations to come. 


Hawaii Community Foundation Board of Governors

Deborah K. Berger, President

Peter Ho, Vice-President

Michael Broderick, Secretary

Kaleialoha K. Cadihna-Pua‘a, Treasurer

Mark E. Agne

Alan H. Arizumi

Robert R. Bean

Mary G. F. Bitterman

Roberta F. Chu

John C. Dean

Tamar Chotzen Goodfellow

Richard W. Gushman, II

Robert S. Harrison

Michael P. Irish

Tyrie L. Jenkins, MD

Paul Kosasa

Elliot K. Mills

Judy B. Pietsch

Katherine G. Richardson

Jennifer G. Sabas

Hawai‘i Community Foundation

827 Fort Street Mall

Honolulu, HI 96813