Causes: Human Services
Mission: The hawaii people's fund is a partnership of activists and donors who share a vision of a just, equitable and sustainable society. We fund groups challenging institutions and attitudes which foster economic, social, racial and gender inequalities. Funds are raised from progressive donors and distributed through a democratic, activist-empowered process. The hawaii people's fund provides grants, technical assistance and unique networking opportunities to grassroots organizations working for social change throughout hawaii. We strive to serve as a model for progressive, informed philanthropy.
Programs: Hawaii people's fund brings together those who want to invest in justice with those who are actively pursuing justice in a united vision for social change. Our philosophy of community-based strategic philanthropy offers a unique alternative to traditional charitable giving. Individuals who contribute to hawaii people's fund are investing in our community's future by supporting projects that seek out the root causes of social problems and pose new solutions. Provides grants, technical assistance and unique networking opportunities to grassroots organizations working for social change throughout hawai'i. It strives to serve as a model progressive informed philantrophy.