REALTOR® helps kids reach their full potential

In the Hawaiian language, “imua” means “to move forward.” And when you see what happens every day at Imua Family Services, it’s clear the nonprofit lives up to its namesake. “Imua helps children get to a level playing field and…

REALTORS® help keep the music playing

See that kid playing the violin? She’s doing more than making music—she’s also fine-tuning her motor skills, tapping into her critical thinking abilities and building her self-confidence, among many other things. The benefits of music…

RAM member puts service above self

There are more than 1.2 million people worldwide who collectively abide by the same motto: “Service Above Self.” Realtors Association of Maui (RAM) member Rich Wu is one of them. In August, Wu, a Realtor-Salesperson with Hawaii Life Realtor…

REALTORS® work to end hunger on Maui

Forty-six thousand. That’s how many people were fed by the Maui Food Bank in September. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, the nonprofit served 10,000 food-insecure people countywide every month. That number has now risen to more than 46,000…

REALTORS® distribute meals to residents in need

2020 has been a year of ups and downs, but there’s been one constant: Maui residents going the extra mile to help one another. From delivering groceries to homebound seniors to sewing face masks to assembling care kits for the unsheltered,…

REALTORS® help keep students, teachers safe and healthy

Every year, Realtors across the state team up on a single day to make a tangible difference for elementary, intermediate and high school students as part of Hawaii Realtors’ Realtor Action Day, an annual service event that encourages Hawaii’s…

REALTOR® goes the extra mile for Pacific Cancer Foundation

Cancer doesn’t stop during a pandemic. And neither does the Pacific Cancer Foundation. Since its inception in 2005, the 501(c)3 nonprofit organization has provided a variety of services to the local cancer community, including, but not…

RAM president focuses on community foundation

Every fall, the Realtors Association of Maui (RAM) inducts its new slate of officers and directors at an annual installation and membership gala. This year’s event looked very different. On Friday, Sept. 11, nearly 200 RAM members met virtually…

REALTORS® step up to feed residents in need

Piping-hot garlic bread. A tossed green salad. Pasta with a choice of veggie or meat sauce. Chocolate cake. That’s what was on the dinner menu at the Ka Hale A Ke Ola (KHAKO) Homeless Resource Centers West Side facility on Tuesday, Sept.…

RAM member makes a dream come true

When Hawaii issued its statewide stay-at-home order last spring, many residents suddenly found themselves with a lot of extra time on their hands. Realtors Association of Maui (RAM) affiliate member Michael Fish was one of them. Fish, a professional…