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HLTA Charity Walk – 41st Annual Visitor Industry Charity Walk (Oahu)

The Hawaii Lodging and Tourism Association will be holding their 41st Annual Visitor Industry Walk on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 8AM at Magic Island. Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation will have an opportunity to receive proceeds from this walk. Please support HCCF at the HLTA Charity Walk We have HCCF walk t-shirts available for the […]

First Hawaiian Bank Kokua Mai Campaign 2018

Once again, HCCF was blessed to be a recipient of First Hawaiian Bank’s Kokua Mai Campaign. This year, First Hawaiian Bank raised over $811,000 to help out over 30 charitable organizations that were chosen by its employees. The campaign was also open to retirees of the bank. Executive Director, Donna Witsell and Board Members, Christopher […]

Bank of Hawaii Live Kokua Campaign 2018

During August 27th through October 5th, employees of Bank of Hawaii selected 23 charities to support.  Both current employees and retirees were invited to participate. Representatives of the 23 beneficiaries were invited to the Live Kokua Campaign Check Presentation and the 7th Annual Tree Lighting Celebration on December 10th.   Bank of Hawaii (“BOH”) collected a […]

Donna Witsell – New Executive Director

Donna is the newly appointed Executive Director of Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation (HCCF). She is responsible for the day-to-day operations and overseeing the administration, programs and strategic plan of HCCF. Prior to HCCF, Donna dedicated nearly 2 decades of her nonprofit career specifically to programs and services that assist seriously ill children and their families. […]

13th Annual HCCF Fundraiser – Born to be Wild! June 23rd 2018

Get your motor running for HCCF and support our annual fundraiser, Born to be Wild! This is a benefit to support Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation and its mission to help the children of Hawaii to battle cancer.   You will love the great food served by the staff at Murphy’s Bar and Grill.  Please join […]

HawaiiUSA Federal Credit Union Donation

HawaiiUSA Federal Credit Union Donation On July 14th, 2017, HCCF was presented a check for $21,250 by the HawaiiUSA Federal Credit Union.  Employees from different branches and departments on ALL islands all came together to raise funds for HCCF.  The proceeds from this donation will help support our families who have been affected by childhood […]

Celebration of Life: Tucker Hirsch

Celebration of Life:  Tucker Hirsch, Chief Canine Officer On October 5, 2016, family, friends, and co-workers of Tucker Hirsch gathered at Central Union Church to celebrate the life of HCCF Honorary Board Member, Tucker Hirsch.  Tucker touched the lives of many and helped children cope with undergoing treatment at Kapiolani Hospital. Tucker, thank you for […]

Remembering Tucker

Remembering Tucker HCCF lost one of its Board Members, Tucker, recently.  Tucker was always with his mom, Dr. Wendi Hirsch, at the meetings and played an instrumental role for HCCF.  He was loved by all.  We truly miss him. Please join in remembering Tucker on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 for a special service to remember […]

Laura Bonilla’s Last Board Meeting as President

Laura Bonilla’s Last Board Meeting as President of HCCF (Left to Right) David Lum (Current President of HCCF), Laura Bonilla, Randy Aina (Past President) The Board celebrated Laura’s last day as Board President for HCCF on June 8th, 2016.  Thank you, Laura for all of the hard work during your term.        

Central Pacific Bank Walks For You

Central Pacific Bank Walks For You 2016 (Left to Right) Denis Isono (President of the Central Pacific Bank Foundation, Alex, Catherine Ngo (CEO & President, CPB), and David Lum (President of HCCF)   Central Pacific Bank (CPB) held its annual fundraising event, Central Pacific Bank Walks For You, on June 4, 2016.  This year, CPB and […]