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OUR MISSION

Hawai‘i Nature Center is a nonprofit that seeks to foster awareness, appreciation, understanding, and stewardship of

Board of Directors January 1 to December 31, 2017

Hawai‘i’s environment by educating children with an interactive and immersive approach. The organization offers dynamic school and family programs, volunteer opportunities, and community

Executive Committee Dee Dee Letts

education.

Chair

Piia Aarma Vice Chair

MESSAGE FROM LEADERSHIP

Noriko Harimoto Secretary

2017 was a banner year for Hawai‘i Nature Center. We served more children and families across O‘ahu and Maui than any previous

Steve Rodgers Treasurer

year in our history. HNC also held week-long Nature Adventure Camps during school break on Maui – our first since the

Directors

devastating September 2016 flood. In more good news, volunteers Tim Anderson

continued to help HNC grow by contributing their time and talents to preparing program supplies, beautifying our properties, and

Bruce Coppa Meleana Estes

caring for local wetlands.

G. Robert Johnston

A look back at this year’s challenges and accomplishments reminds

Michele Loudermilk

us that anything is possible with commitment, collaboration and

McKibbin Mist

determination. We are grateful for the efforts and teamwork from all corners of the community. Nature presents a great opportunity

Christian O'Connor H

ō k ū ao

Pellegrino

for us to come together in friendship and with great purpose. Bonnie Rice

Julie Rogers

We thank you for your support.

Randall Sakumoto

JEEYUN LEE Executive Director

DEE DEE LETTS Chair

Andrew Yani

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Hawai‘i Nature Center 2017 Annual Report  

Hawai‘i Nature Center 2017 Annual Report  

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