NATIVE HAWAIIAN RESOURCES

MAUI OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS (OHA) 

OHA is focused on strategic priorities for improving the conditions of Native Hawaiians in the areas of ‘āina, culture, economic self-sufficiency, education, governance, and health. OHA’s advocacy involves conducting research whose findings are used to guide decisions and empower communities to inspire positive results in these areas. Provides grants, employment opportunities, leasing opportunities, loans, and scholarships for native Hawaiian people. 

737 Lower Main St - Suite B2  

Wailuku, HI 96793 

Phone: (808) 873-3364 

Fax: (808) 873-3361 

ALU LIKE – MAUI 

ALU LIKE, Inc. is a private, non-profit service organization that has assisted Native Hawaiians in their efforts to achieve social and economic self-sufficiency since 1975. Mary Kawena Pukui gave ALU LIKE its name in the spirit of working together, struggling together, and striving together. For more than twenty years, we have remained committed to our founders’ lasting vision and to the mission which we have been entrusted.

J. Walter Cameron Center 

95 Mahalani Street, Suite 28-1B 

Wailuku, Hawai‘i 96793 

Phone: (808) 242-9774 

ALU LIKE MAUI – HANA

ALU LIKE, Inc. has a comprehensive range of services and activities to fill identified needs in the Native Hawaiian community, including community economic development, business assistance, employment preparation, training, library services, educational and childcare services for families with young children.

Hana Community Center, Rm. D6 

P.O. Box 682 

Hana-Maui, Hawai‘i 96713 

Phone: (808) 248-7286 

ALU LIKE - MOLOKA‘I 

ALU LIKE, Inc. is a private, non-profit service organization that has assisted Native Hawaiians in their efforts to achieve social and economic self-sufficiency since 1975. Mary Kawena Pukui gave ALU LIKE its name in the spirit of working together, struggling together, and striving together. For more than twenty years, we have remained committed to our founders’ lasting vision and to the mission which we have been entrusted.

10 N. Mohala Street 

Kaunakakai, Hawai‘i 96748 

Phone: (808) 553-5393 

 

COUNCIL FOR NATIVE HAWAIIAN ADVANCEMENT (CNHA) 

The Council for Native Hawaiian Advancement (CNHA) is a member-based 501(c)3 non-profit organization with a mission to enhance the cultural, economic, political, and community development of Native Hawaiians. 

Eligibility Requirements for Rent/Mortgage Assistance 

  • Be on the DHHL Applicant Waiting List OR an Undivided Interest Lessee in the State of Hawaiʻi 

  • Rent housing in the State of Hawaiʻi 

  • Be 18 years or older 

  • Prove one or members of household has qualified for unemployment benefits or experienced a reduction in household income, incurred significant costs, or other financial hardship due to COVID-19 

  • Demonstrate a risk of experiencing homelessness or housing instability, unsafe or unhealthy living conditions, or any other evidence of such risk 

  • Meet income qualification—less than 80% Area Median Income (AMI). Amount differs by county. 

91-1270 Kinoiki St., Bldg. 1 

Kapolei, HI 96707 

Telephone: (808) 596-8155 

Toll-Free: (800) 709-CNHA (2642) 

Fax: (808) 596-8156