‘Keauhou Kares’ for Puna, at Keauhou Shopping Center

‘Keauhou Kares’ for Puna, at Keauhou Shopping Center


When: Saturday, June 30, 2018, 12 p.m.

Where: Keauhou Shopping Center
78-6831 Alii Drive
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740

The community is invited to Keauhou Kares, a day to help Puna. Keauhou Shopping Center hosts Hawaiʻi Island United Way and other community partners committed to directly helping those affected by Kilauea volcano’s eruption.

Enjoy entertainment on the stage, throughout the day. Pacific Media Group stations KAPA Radio, KBIG, and The BEAT will also broadcast live during Keauhou Kares. Hawaiʻi Island United Way will collect monetary donations, with 100 percent of proceeds to be donated to Puna relief.

Bolton Inc. and Kona Coffee & Tea will help collect and transport household goods for the people of Puna. Requested items include the following:

Camping Tents
Sleeping Bags
Camping Stoves
Air Mattress
Can Openers
Pillow Cases
Water Jugs
Mosquito Nets
First Aid Kits
Respirator Masks and Cartridges
Folding Chairs
Dog and Cat Food
Cat Litter
Dish Soap
Ear swabs

Also at 5 p.m., Keauhou Shopping Center presents acclaimed singer and slack key guitar master Ben Kaili, for the Hui Kakoʻo Benefit Concert Series. Admission is two cans of food that will be donated to The Food Basket, Hawaiʻi Island’s food bank. Bring more than two cans for a chance to win a prize from one of the concert sponsors. The concert caps off a day of caring, at Keauhou Shopping Center.

Located in one of Hawaiʻi’s most historic regions, Keauhou Shopping Center offers opportunities to learn about local culture, in addition to Kona’s best mix of shops, restaurants and professional services. For more information, visit keauhoushoppingcenter.com or contact Kristin Kamakau, General Manager, at (808) 322-3000 or Kristin.Kamakau@am.jll.com.


About Keauhou Shopping Center
Keauhou Shopping Center is “Kona’s Legendary Gathering Place,” with a collection of local, national, and one-of-a-kind stores, restaurants and services, making it a favorite destination for residents and visitors alike. Keauhou Shopping Center is the centerpiece of Keauhou Resort, a modern getaway surrounded by rich Hawaiian history. Once the birthplace and playground of kings, the center offers an incredible shopping experience and the chance to learn about the heritage of the Kona coast through special entertainment and educational programs. Visit keauhoushoppingcenter.com.

About Kamehameha Schools
Founded in 1887 by the legacy of Princess Bernice Pauahi Bishop, the Kamehameha Schools (KS) is a private, educational, and charitable Native Hawaiian trust committed to improving the capability and well-being of our people through education. Income generated from its endowment portfolio of Hawaiʻi commercial real estate and other diverse investments funds more than 96 percent of KS’ educational mission.
Kamehameha Schools embarked in 2015 on a bold, exciting voyage that envisions, in one generation, a thriving Lāhui in which learners achieve post-secondary educational success, enabling good life and career choices.
Grounded in Christian and Hawaiian values, learners will be leaders who contribute to their communities both locally and globally.
At the heart of this new journey are those who share this vision to ensure that all Native Hawaiians have the opportunity to succeed. Strong community collaborations, donor participation and key state, national and international partnerships are vital to creating the means to propel learners onto knowledge and career paths of their choice. For more information, visit www.ksbe.edu.

About JLL
JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management. A Fortune 500 company, JLL helps real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. In 2017, JLL had revenue of $7.9 billion; managed 4.6 billion square feet, or 423 million square meters; and completed investment sales, acquisitions and finance transactions of approximately $170 billion. At the end of 2017, JLL had nearly 300 corporate offices, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of 82,000. As of December 31, 2017, LaSalle had $58.1 billion of real estate assets under management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit www.jll.com.