Association of Hawaiian Civic Clubs
Founded 1959 - Honolulu, HI

Hawaiian Civic Club of Honolulu

PO Box 1513, Honolulu HI 96806

Date Organized: December 7, 1918
Club Flower: Ilima
Club Colors: Ilima/Red
Club Song: Liholiho (beautiful ilima)
Club Motto: Hawaiian: Ua Mau Ke Ea O Ka’aina I Ka Pono
English: The Life of the Land is Perpetuated in Righteousness

Club Officers:
Pelekikena (President): Manu Boyd
Hope Pelekikena “Ekahi” (VP): Anita Naone
Pu‘uku (Treasurer): Maylene Enoka
Kakau Mo’olelo (Rec. Secretary): Verdean Goins
Kakau ‘Olelo (Coresp. Sec): Trisha Kehaulani Watson-Sproat
Pelekikena Iho Nei: Leatrice Kauahi

Na Alaka’i (Directors):
Peter Apo, Wanda Camara, Kainoa Daines, Clem Enoka, Tina Haight
Lela Hubbard, Sandra Ulu Parker, Uilani Souza, Trisha Kehau Watson

Choral Director: Charles Manu Boyd
Assistant: Robert Monday

HCCH 2013 Newsletter (Jan_revised pdf)

Holoku Ball 2013 Invitation (pdf)

Bylaws of the Hawaiian Civic Club of Honolulu

Hawaiian Civic Club of Honolulu 2013

Club Activities:
Hawaiian Civic Club of Honolulu 95th Anniversary Celebration Saturday, December 7, 2013
Our Founder… Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalaniana’ole

Chairperson Anita Naone and committee are completing the final details regarding this special celebration of our founder. More information will be announced. Contact information for Anita: (808) 375-7301 or email: anitanaone at

Mahalo to Chairperson, Elmer Kaai and the HCCH Review and Awards Committees for volunteering their time and efforts in awarding over 70 scholarships this year.

Administrative/Application Review Committee:
Elmer Kaai, Taryn-Leigh Chang, Lisa Kahalewai

Awards Committee: Tina Haight, Ulu Parker, Maylene Enoka.


CONGRATULATIONS HCCH 4 year Scholarship Recipient: Dr. Kamuela Yong attended Kamehameha Schools Kapalama ’03, received his Ph.D. in applied mathematics in May 2012 from the University of Iowa, making him the first Native Hawaiian to reach this accomplishment. His dissertation, “A Mathematical Model of the Interactions Between Pollinators and Their Effects on Pollination of Almonds,” combines his love of math and ecology. Dr. Yong is currently teaching and conducting research at Arizona State University. He has a bachelor’s in civil engineering and applied mathematics from Loyola Marymount University, and a master’s in mathematics from University of Iowa. Dr. Kamuela Yong is from Waimanalo, Hawai’i.

We encourage our HCCH Scholarship recipients to let us know your education accomplishments too.