The Historic Hawaiʻi Foundation’s awards are Hawaii’s highest recognition of preservation, rehabilitation, restoration and interpretation of the state’s architectural, archaeological and cultural heritage.
Earth Day Fair is a non-commercial forum on environmental education from federal, state, and local county agencies, nonprofit groups, and private organizations. The Conservation Career Day is held in collaboration with the Earth Day Fair.
Friends and family of the late state representative have extablished two endowed scholarships—one at UH Hilo and one at Hawai‘i Community College—to support full-time undergraduate students pursuing degrees in agriculture.
In honor of educator and public servant Ilima Piʻianaiʻa, the fund will benefit the astronomy center in perpetuity and enable the sharing of programming with current and future generations of young people.