Ulupono Initiative

Hawaii Farm Bureau Foundation

To help establish and operate farm-to-food non-profit organization programs statewide

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Background

The Hawaii Farm Bureau Foundation will administer and distribute the funds to help establish and operate farm-to-food non-profit organization programs statewide. This assistance follows previous grants provided in 2020 toward technical support necessary to sustain agriculture’s future viability and to help local farmers feed local families during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Who We Worked With

The Hawai‘i Farm Bureau Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit charitable organization created to further promote agriculture and farming, and to enhance environmental stewardship in the State of Hawaii, through agricultural research, education, training, management, and public outreach. Created in 2007, the foundation addresses the critical needs and services of farmers and the agricultural industry.

How We Partnered

$100,000 grant provided through the Ulupono Fund at the Hawaii Community Foundation

Impact

  • To help establish and operate farm-to-food non-profit organization programs statewide
  • To help farmers feed local families during the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Sustain local food growers and the supply and distribution chain in the State of Hawaii.

At a Glance

Investment Area
Food, Local Food Production 
Financial Model
Non-Profit
Total Investment
$100,000
 
Website
hfbf.org