March 28, 2017, 1:30 PM - March 28, 2018, 9:00 PM @ Council Chamber
March 29, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Maui County Business Resource Center
Lei Ho’olaha is a certified Native CDFI (Community Development Financial Institution) that was established initially in 2011 to provide financial assistance and services to rural, low income and Native communities throughout the State of Hawaii. First established to assist charter schools and their support nonprofits , Lei Ho’olaha now provides financial products, in the form of loans, but is working actively to complement these loans with grants to eligible communities and business ventures.
In this workshop, we will share how Lei Ho’olaha and its partner CDFI’s, both locally, regionally/ nationally, can bring much needed funding and technical assistance to Maui.
Peter Hanohano is a graduate of Kamehameha Schools who went on to pursue his undergraduate degree at Brigham Young University Hawaii, and graduate degrees at BYU in Provo, Utah, in Educational Psychology (MEd) and Law (JD), and a PhD in First Nations/Indigenous Peoples Education from the University of Alberta, in Edmonto