SUCCESS

We Enable You... Succeed in Business w/ Hawaiian Values

Our mission as a Chamber is to promote and sustain our Hawaiian Culture, nurturing a strong community of Hawaiian Values and to enhance opportunities for success in business and education.

MNHCoC OBJECTIVES

  1. Improve the standing of Native Hawaiians in business by cooperation, coordination, and exchange of information.
  2. Offer members benefits, information, and the opportunity to serve others.
  3. Increase membership and involve them in the work of the chamber.
  4. Focus on the benefits available to Native Hawaiians from business, education, government, community, culture and housing.
  5. Provide leadership, counsel, and assistance in achieving these Objectives.

Hoa Hana


State’s 4 Native Hawaiian Chambers of Commerce Form New Alliance at MNHCoC 12th Annual Hui Holomua Business Fest
MauiNow.com: 4 Native Hawaiian Chambers of Commerce Form Alliance...
(colleague Native chambers links below)

Native Hawaiian Chamber of Commerce -Oahu
https://nativehawaiianchamberofcommerce.org

Kauaʻi Native Hawaiian Chamber of Commerce
https://www.knhcc.org

2019 MNHCoC Elections

Select Your Leaders

Our Board of Directors serve staggered two year terms. Elections are held each June where the general membership (dues are paid up) selects their leadership.

NOMINEES
July'19-June'21 Term

  1. Ryan McLaughlin
  2. Kaleo Padilla
  3. Mercer "Chubby" Vicens
  4. Paul Mancini
  5. John Hauʻoli Tomoso

Candidate Bios and sample ballot
can be found here...

Election/Annual Meeting Dinner

Wed, June 12, 2019 — 5:30 pm
Leis Family Class Act Restaurant

   on UHMC Campus

Speaker: outgoing president,
Teri Freitas Gorman
click to see May 30 press release...

We're Sorry, Online RSVP is now CLOSED
Issues? Call Sharron Joseph at (808) 281-6438


live our lifestyle...follow our dreams and
just be Hawaiians
— Sam Choy, Hawaiian Chef
Keynote address
2018 MNHCoC Business Fest


BELIEVING

Focusing On What Matters Most


Every month, MNHCoC offers alternating events between "Talk Story/Open Mic" -informal talk story with a guest or topic and "General Meetings" of more substance with speakers.

There is NO May 2019 Event...

UPCOMING:
- Annual Meeting/Board Elections
  on Wed, June 12, 2019

2019 Annual Meeting and Board Elections by the General Membership. Special venue at the Leis Class Act Restaurant on the campus of UHMC. Come help select your leaders. Click here for Election Ballet and preview the nominees...
Speaker: outgoing president, Teri Freitas Gorman
click to see May 30 press release...

We're Sorry, Online RSVP is now CLOSED
Issues? Call Sharron Joseph at (808) 281-6438

Recently:

- General Meeting on Tue, Apr 9, 2019
MAʻA: Makahiki Athletic Association. Renolds Ikaika Fruean & Kahanu Noa presented their passion and how MAʻA, their sports-focused, intercultural, interscholastic organization, connects diverse communities through cultural education-based athletic training and competitions in private and public schools.
click to see Apr 3 press release...
go to UndaKava808.com for more details...

- General Meeting on Tue, Feb 12, 2019
Affordable Housing Challenges
by Aina Lani Pacific LLC
Howard Kihune, Jr. & Sandra Duvauchelle discuss the challenges of developing affordable homes on Maui.
click to see Feb 12 press release...


Every Fall, MNHCoC hosts its annual "Hui Holomua Business Fest" conference to explore issues of importance to business leaders who strive to incorporate Hawaiian values into their businesses and those of Native Hawaiian ancestry. The annual Hui Holomua Business Fest offers a full day of expert speakers, thoughtful discussions and networking along with an exhibition of locally-owned business.


SAVE THE DATE:
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
13th Annual Hui Holomua Business Fest
at The King Kamehameha Golf Club in Waikapū.
STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, not just a curriculum choice but implications for workforce development, national security concerns and immigration policy.

12th Annual Hui Holomua Business Fest celebrated on October 17, 2018 at The King Kamehameha Golf Club in Waikapū.

the interdependence between those who grow, manufacture, prepare and consume food..

The 2018 conference theme explored food and the various aspects of its role around sustainability in the context of our culture:

Hui Holomua BizFest

MEMBERSHIP: YOUR CHOICE

We have the right package for you

Individual

The standard membership level

$80/yr

Basic general membership

  • (1) vote
  • optional spouse membership at no extra cost
  • advance email notice of events
    at member discounted prices

Business

For the whole team...

$300/yr

Perfect for your whole organization

  • (1) Paid business member w/ spouse
    business has (1) vote.
  • (3) Employees of company w/ business membership
  • advance email notice of events
    at member discounted prices
  • Free advertisement for the business name on upcoming MNHCoC website directory.
e kala mai i aʻu (please forgive us) while we are redoing our website) we are still working on online payments.
Please contact Sharron Joseph for Membership... call 808-281-6438 -or- email secretary@mnhcoc.org