The Korean American Foundation Hawaii (KAFH)
is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that promotes
Korean culture, heritage, and history.
Korean American Foundation Hawaii (“Foundation”) mission is to promote Korean culture, heritage and history; enhance and encourage educational and community activities to benefit people who are interested in Korean culture, heritage and history; and annually commemorate the January 13, 1903 arrival of the first Korean immigrants to the United States and Hawaii.
AWARDS & GRANTS
The Foundation will fund a limited number of projects that advance our mission. Grants are for a one year term.
LIGHT OF THE ORIENT AWARD
The Light of the Orient Award is presented on January 13th to an individual or individuals who have excelled in contributing to the life and culture of the Korean community.