REALTORS® step up to help Maui Food Bank

By now, you’ve likely seen the images: Thousands of cars waiting in line—a line that stretches as far as the eye can see—at food bank distribution sites nationwide. As the COVID-19 pandemic rages on, food banks across the country continue…

REALTORS® go the extra mile for Maui’s seniors

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 80 percent of deaths associated with COVID-19 were among adults over the age of 65, with the highest percentage of severe outcomes among individuals 85 years and older. That’s…

REALTORS® help kids stay active at home

Every summer since 2010, hundreds of local youth have participated in Vertical Sports Maui’s annual weeklong basketballMAUI camp at the War Memorial Gym in Wailuku, where former and active college basketball players and coaches guide campers…

REALTOR® helps those who help the rest of us

If you think 3D printing is just a cool hobby for technophiles, think again: this technology can help save lives. Just ask Hiro Ward of Fine Island Properties, LLC, who has been using a sewing machine and a 3D printer to make personal protective…

REALTOR® pitches in to keep community fed

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to upend our lives, many Maui residents are pitching in to make sure their fellow community members are safe, healthy and nourished. Deanna Davis of Elite Pacific Properties is one of them. Davis is the…

Taking matters into their own hands

When Darnell Hookano was a little girl, she would sit and watch her mother sew—and memorize her every move. Later, while her mother was at work, Hookano would covertly use her sewing machine. Today, those secretive sewing sessions are coming…

RAM members step up to help

It’s a new normal that is anything but. The COVID-19 pandemic has upended our lives and for how long remains unclear. But in this time of uncertainty, one thing is certain: The Maui community is filled with many generous hearts. Look around…

RAM member helps residents ‘live united’

There’s a good chance you’ve heard of Maui United Way. But do you know what it does? Short answer: A lot. Three years ago, Wendy Macaheleg of Coldwell Banker Island Properties was asked to serve on Maui United Way’s fund allocation…

Going the distance to help others in need

On any given Wednesday afternoon, you’ll find Al Chiarella of Coldwell Banker Island Properties parked outside of St. Theresa Church, a cooler full of freshly prepared meals in the backseat of his car. After a final check to make sure every…

Realtor sees hope in action at annual camp

According to the National Resource Center on Children and Families of the Incarcerated, on any given day, an estimated 2.7 million children in the U.S. have at least one parent in prison or jail. That works out to be one in 28 children. Additionally,…