Join us for the 5th Annual Kupuna Power! State Capitol Rotunda April 13, 2017 9:00 am to 11:30am Kupuna Power encourages all of us to live a happy, healthy and independent life in the community. Our mission is to provide updated information and resources for seniors on healthcare, the law, … [Read more...] about 5th Annual Kupuna Power!
Tin Myaing Thein, left, executive director of the Pacific Gateway Center; Marlene Sai; Senate President Donna Mercado Kim; and Gov. Neil Abercrombie paused during a prayer that was part of a groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday at the Ala Moana Pump Station, which will become the Na Kupuna Makamae … [Read more...] about Historic Kakaako Pumping Station Slated for New Life as “The Beloved Kupuna” Senior Center
PACIFIC GATEWAY CENTER HOPES TO OPEN COMMUNITY CENTER BY NEXT SUMMER. BY ROBBIE DINGEMAN | PHOTOS: DAVID CROXFORD After decades spent closed and dusty, the historic stone Kakaako pumping station on Ala Moana Boulevard began preparations this week for a new role as a community center run by the … [Read more...] about A New Community Center Will Give New Life to 114-Year-Old Kakaako Pumping Station
A historic building in the heart of Kakaako is set to undergo a facelift. A groundbreaking and blessing was held Wednesday morning to turn the Kakaako pumping station into a kupuna center. After numerous proposals to revive the 114-year-old building that has been vacant for decades, it will now … [Read more...] about Historic Kakaako Building Converting to a Senior Center
Architects Glenn Mason, left, and Joe Ferraro of the Hawaii Architectural Foundation partnered with the Hawaii Community Development Authority on the first phase of the Na Kupuna Makamae senior community center at the site of the historic Kakaako pumping station near Downtown Honolulu. … [Read more...] about Na Kupuna Makamae Senior Center Blessing
Gov. Neil Abercrombie has released $1 million in capital improvement grant funds to the Pacific Gateway Center, which will use the money to turn the historic Kakaako Pumping Station near Downtown Honolulu nto a community resource center. The community center itself will cater to the senior … [Read more...] about Pacific Gateway Center gets $1M to Turn Honolulu Pumping Station into Senior Center