SWCC Thanksgiving Food Drive 2020!

SWCC Thanksgiving Food Drive 2020!

Help Restock the SWCC Emergency Food Pantry The Susannah Wesley Community Center has been operating an Emergency Food Assistance Program in Kalihi for more than 30 years and the demand has increased by over 300%. Many recipients have historically been kupuna, but due to the COVID-19 pandemic younger families are also in need of help. For anyone in need of food assistance at any time, the SWCC Food Pantry is open on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 12PM—2PM. November is Homeless & Hunger Awareness month and the Center is in need of support for…continue reading →
Important Message About KBA Christmas Parade

Important Message About KBA Christmas Parade

Aloha Sponsors and Participants of the Kalihi Business Association Annual Christmas Parade: We hope that you, your family, your business and community associates, and friends are well and safe. If you’re like me, the prevalence of the virus has probably touched you in some way. It has been a difficult time. Regardless, we keep washing hands, keep wearing masks, limit large gatherings, and try to keep everyone safe. We would like to present a decision that the Board of Directors of the Kalihi Business Association has had to make. It is a difficult…continue reading →
Open With Aloha!

Open With Aloha!

Open With Aloha! Many businesses are optimistically reopening and inviting customers back. You can do so with a new grassroots effort called, Open With Aloha! This initiative supports local businesses with free materials to let customers know that it's open and that measures are taken to keep everyone safe. To learn more and get your business moving forward, check Open With Aloha!continue reading →
Small Business Relief and Recovery Fund

Small Business Relief and Recovery Fund

Get funds for costs incurred due to interruptions from the Hawaii Emergency Proclamations Get funds to pay for rent, utilities, and other expenses for your business. More information, qualification details, and how to apply can be found at One Oahu website.continue reading →
COVID-19 | The New Normal

COVID-19 | The New Normal

A lot has happened in the last few months and more is being done at the State level and the City Counties. However, WE ALL NEED TO DO OUR PART! KEEP UP TO DATE • Get the latest locally One Oahu a web site specifically for Oahu. • Check the CDC and WHO to see what's happening in other parts of the country and around the world. ** Be sure the information your looking at is from a credible source. DO NOT pass on rumors and false information creating Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt.…continue reading →
COVID-19 | Continued – Stay Safe!

COVID-19 | Continued – Stay Safe!

The COVID-19 situation is still a VERY FLUID situation. More is being done at the State level and the City Counties. We all need to do our part too! KEEP UP TO DATE • Check the CDC and WHO which are updated on a daily basis. • Stay connected with local sources i.e. news outlets on TV and newspapers. • Be sure the information your looking at is from a credible source. DO NOT pass on rumors and false information creating Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt. YOU KNOW WHAT THE COVID-19 IS, HERE ARE…continue reading →
COVID-19 | Outbreak – Stay Vigilant!

COVID-19 | Outbreak – Stay Vigilant!

The COVID-19 situation is still fluid, but one thing that has remained unchanged is to take precautions now. KEEP UP TO DATE Stay aware of the latest information on the COVID-19 outbreak. Get a big-picture view of the situation by reviewing information from CDC and WHO which are updated on a daily basis. Review more pertinent, local information for our local news outlets on TV and newspapers. Wherever you look up information, be sure the information is from a credible source. DO NOT pass on rumors and false information creating Fear, Uncertainty and…continue reading →
KBA 2019 Christmas Parade – 11/29/19

KBA 2019 Christmas Parade – 11/29/19

The 73rd Annual KBA Christmas Parade is almost here! This year's parade route. Click map for larger view. We would like recognize and thank our generous sponsors! If you have any questions please email us at parade@kalihibusinessassociation.org.continue reading →
UPDATED • Take Part in the 2019 KBA Christmas Parade

UPDATED • Take Part in the 2019 KBA Christmas Parade

Thank you for your interest in the KBA Christmas Parade. Unfortunately, the deadline to participate in the parade has passed. We are not accepting additional participants. This year's parade route. Click map for larger view. We would like recognize and thank our generous sponsors! If you have any questions please email us at parade@kalihibusinessassociation.org. Updated: 11/15/2019 08.00AMcontinue reading →