Welcome to Friends of Hawaii Charities!

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e bring together financial resources from the private sector and spirited volunteerism from the community, with the extraordinary natural resources of the state to produce sports and cultural events that generate funds for qualifying not-for-profit endeavors that serve and benefit Hawaii’s women, children, youth and impoverished.

Show your “aloha” for Hawaii’s charities today!  When you donate to a participating charity through Aloha for Hawaii Charities, that charity you designate to benefit will receive 100% of your donation plus a bonus boost* from a funding pool generated by Friends of Hawaii Charities from Sony Open tournament proceeds. The 2017-2018 Aloha for Hawaii Charities season runs through January 14, 2018 (4 p.m. HT).

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2017 Sony Open in Hawaii Raised $1 Million for Local Charities!

As largest charity sports event in Hawaii, the Sony Open has a year-long impact on charities throughout the islands. Friends of Hawaii Charities distributed $1 million in charitable grants this year from proceeds raised at the 2017 Sony Open in Hawaii. The Sony Open “Drive To A $Million” charity initiative successfully reached its annual million-dollar goal for the 13th consecutive year, thanks primarily to the significant, long-time charity partnership of The Harry & Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, Inc., which matches funds raised at the PGA TOUR event dollar-for-dollar.   

2017 Sony Open in Hawaii Raises $1 Million for Local Charities

As largest charity sports event in Hawaii, the Sony Open has a year-long impact on charities throughout the islands. Friends of Hawaii Charities is distributing $1 million in charitable grants this year from proceeds raised at the 2017 Sony Open in Hawaii.

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