MAHALO (thank you) for the generosity and KOKUA (help) from the 2012 Charter Members of the Mauna Kea Foundation, Inc. Donor Club. We successfully reached our 2012 donation goal. The Mauna Kea Foundation, Inc. begins its first year working closely with associated schools and organizations, creating nutrition education programs, fighting childhood obesity and diabetes. Please visit our associated organizations web sites (see ‘affiliates’ page 2)… Also, please read our most recent newsletter (see ‘newsletter’ page 3)…...
In 2011, Carol and Lon Hocker hired John Mark Leveroni to develop a charitable outreach program for their Mahilani project in Hilo, Hawaii. They generously donated the necessary resources to establish the Mauna Kea Foundation, Inc. as a Hawaii not for profit corporation.
On September 11, 2012; the IRS approved 501 c 3 ‘public charity’ tax exempt status for the Mauna Kea Foundation, Inc. (EIN: 80-0754713).
(For further information please read the School Garden Newsletter page 3)