RAM makes strides for Maui County youth

As the saying goes, one day can make a difference. Case in point: The annual Maui Visitor Industry Charity Walk. Hosted by the Maui Hotel & Lodging Association (MHLA), the single-day fundraising event draws thousands of participants and…

Getting teed off for two good causes

On a bright summer morning in 1987, a group of golfers gathered on the greens of Kapalua Resort’s Bay and Village Courses for the first annual Kapalua Clambake Pro-Am Invitational. They didn’t know it at the time, but these golfers created…

Helping those in need, one pizza at a time

No matter how you slice it, a little bit of kindness goes a long way. Just ask Jonathan Yudis, who helps feed Maui’s hungry and homeless through his “Charity Pizzas” community service project. Since 2016, Yudis, a Realtor-Salesperson…

REALTOR® plays an instrumental role in music on Maui

As the saying goes, music is good for the soul. But did you know it’s also good for your health? Studies show that music can alleviate pain, increase blood flow in the brain, and lower levels of stress-related hormones. It can also help…

A tail-wagging ending to a lost-and-found story

Maria Ginnebaugh knows you should never underestimate the kindness of strangers—because it’s something she’s experienced firsthand. It all began on a chilly, drizzly afternoon in late March. Ginnebaugh, a Realtor-Salesperson with Coldwell…

RAM members take steps toward heart health

Did you know that heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States? According to the American Heart Association, nearly 2,300 Americans die of cardiovascular disease every day—an average of one death…

REALTOR® helps bring the past into the present

When U‘ilani Todd was sworn in as a newly minted member of the Maui Historical Society’s board of trustees two years ago, she was already on familiar ground. Literally. The Maui Historical Society operates Hale Ho‘ike‘ike (“house…

REALTORS® place their 'Bids - for kids'

For Barb Potts, there’s no greater reward than seeing a light bulb switch on in a child’s head during an after-school tutoring session. Potts, a Realtor-Broker with the Aloha Group Maui office for Keller Williams Island Living is a volunteer…

Changing lives - one tail wag at a time

For the past five months, Kim Insley-Morrell has hosted an out-of-town visitor in her Kihei home. He’s the ideal houseguest: He’s smart, polite, helpful—and loves to cuddle. “He wants to be right next to you at all times,” Insley-Morrell…

RAM walks the talk for Maui County youth

If ever there were an example of power in numbers, the Maui Visitor Industry Charity Walk is it. Hosted by the Maui Hotel & Lodging Association (MHLA), the annual fundraising event draws thousands of participants and benefits more than 100…