HONOLULU — The Mamoru and Aiko Takitani Foundation (Takitani) has committed $25,000 to the Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship (PACE) at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa (UHM), Shidler College of Business. The gift will be matched by the UH Office of the Vice President for Research and Innovation to seed the Mamoru and Aiko Takitani Foundation Innovation Fellowship Program.
Honolulu, Hawai‘i – The University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa Athletics Department has received a gift of $1.2 million from an anonymous donor. Twenty-two UH Mānoa sports programs will benefit from the donor’s foresight and generosity, including Cheerleading and the Band.
HAWAI‘I – Thanks to the generosity and vision of the James and Juanita C. Wo Foundation, seven outstanding University of Hawai‘i Community College faculty and staff have been selected as the 2015 Wo Global Learning Champions (WGLC).
HONOLULU – Alison Brown-Carvalho lost her husband William Brown to pancreatic cancer in 2009, after 16 years of marriage. A few years later she lost her mother, Janet (Ikeda) Shitabata, to stomach cancer.
HONOLULU — Retired business executive Sharon Weiner has committed $25,000 cash and a significant portion of her estate to the Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship (PACE) at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa (UHM), Shidler College of Business.