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…

REALTOR® cuddles up to a pup for a good cause

When Gigi King was asked to take part in a first-of-its-kind fundraiser for the Maui Humane Society (MHS), she had a feeling it would be an overnight success. Literally. King, an ardent animal lover and Realtor-Salesperson with Wailea Realty…

REALTOR® helps keep West Maui clean and green

Not sure what to do with that rusty old lawn mower or the broken TV that’s been collecting dust in your garage? Go ahead and mark Saturday, April 20 on your calendar. That’s when the Rotary Club of Lahaina Sunset and Malama Maui Nui will…

RAM member gives back in a sweet way

If a trip to the Maui Swap Meet isn’t on your to-do list today, you may want to add it now. From 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., Maui Girlz Shave Ice will be serving up something extra special: 100 percent of today’s shave ice sales will be donated…

Realtors® deliver wishes to Iao Intermediate

Another wish has been granted for Maui County’s students. On the rain-soaked morning of Saturday, Feb. 23, a team of volunteers arrived at the Brown and Caldwell office in Wailuku to pick up some much-needed items for teachers at Iao Intermediate…

RAM member answers the community call

In the early morning hours of Friday, Aug. 24, a brush fire broke out in Lahaina—just as a hurricane was hurtling toward Hawaii. On the heels of a blaze that had burned close to 30 acres near Maalaea, firefighters arrived on the scene to battle…

Realtor shares her love for Hale Kau Kau

While many of us were picking out long-stemmed roses and heart-shaped candy boxes the weekend before Valentine’s Day, Tania Harmon was keeping tabs on hundreds of items up for bid at Hale Kau Kau’s aptly themed “Sharing the Love” fundraising…

Realtor® keeps Maui County’s future top of mind

When Shaun Pederson heard about a leadership development program that would give him a clearer-eyed perspective of the place his family has called home since 1993—he pounced at the opportunity. “When I was told about the program and what…

RAM members help flip the script on hunger

Ten thousand men, women and children. That’s how many people are served by the Maui Food Bank every month. Through its network of more than 120 partner agencies and programs, the nonprofit organization collects and distributes food to individuals,…