Wai`anae Kauhale Social Enterprises Is Hiring: Feb. 4 Deadline

From: J. Kukui Maunakea-Forth <kukui@maoorganicfarms.org>
Subject: Wai`anae Kauhale Social Enterprises is hiring!
Date: Tuesday, January 25, 2011, 11:09 AM

Aloha folks,

Kauhale Youth Education & Entrepreneurship Initiative, a merger of Wai’anae’s premier youth social enterprises, MA`O Organic Farms, Searider Productions and Makaha Studios, is looking to hire three positions including an Education Resource Specialist, an Enterprise Comptroller and a Social Enterprise Director.

The Education Resource Specialist (ERS) will work with our staff to build a stronger intermediate to college pipeline of social enterprise youth programs on the Wai’anae coast focused on agriculture and digital media. This ERS will focus on formalizing high school internships within Wai’anae High School’s Natural Resource Academy and Searider Productions, MA`O Organic Farms, and Makaha Studios.

  • Position Title: Kauhale Education Resource Specialist
  • Position Dates: February 28, 2011-December 31, 2013, F/T
  • Compensation Range: $38,500-$44,500 annually (grant-salaried: KELLOGG)
  • All benefits apply
  • Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree
  • Deadline to submit resume: February 4, 2011

The Enterprise Comptroller will work with our Executive Administrator and Executive Director to monitor and administer the day-to-day organizational financial system, review and manage accounts payable and accounts receivable, manage and supervise employee files, payroll and payroll taxes. Collaborative, facilitative and leadership knowledge and skills that assists a team approach, with Staff, Board, and Auditors- to manage our social enterprise financial system is desired.

  • Position Title: Kauhale Enterprise Comptroller
  • Position Dates: February 28, 2011-December 31, 2013, F/T
  • Compensation Range: $44,500-$50,100 annually (grant-salaried: KELLOGG)
  • All benefits apply
  • Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Accounting, 2 years applied experience preferred
  • Deadline to submit resume: February 4, 2011

The Social Enterprise Director will work with the Kauhale Leadership Team from MA`O, SP and MS to manage current social enterprise activities, develop and manage emerging enterprise programs, provide fundraising, finance and resource management expertise to projects, and support social enterprise management, leadership and program on the ground. Experienced facilitation and strategic planning skills is preferred, demonstrated ability to develop and operate fiscally astute, culturally-relevant, and profitable social enterprise endeavors is desired.

  • Position Title: Kauhale Social Enterprise Director
  • Position Dates: February 28, 2011-December 31, 2013, F/T
  • Compensation Range: $62,500-$65,000 annually (grant-salaried: KELLOGG)
  • All benefits apply
  • Minimum Qualifications: Master’s Degree in Business, 3-years applied experience preferred
  • Deadline to submit resume: February 4, 2011

All interested candidates: Please send your letter of intention and resume to: info@maoorganicfarms.org

Please help us spread the word to your networks!

Aloha,
MA`O `Ohana

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Wai`anae Sustainable Communities Plan: next meeting

From: Sokugawa, Kathy K. <ksokugawa@honolulu.gov>

Subject: Waianae SCP

Advance notice: the Honolulu Planning Commission will hold it’s hearing on the above on WEDNESDAY FEB 16, 2011 AT 1:30PM, KAPOLEI HALE.

Chevron Engineer mentors Leeward Oahu Robotics Club

Mechanical engineer J Castaneda returns to his high school alma mater to inspire Nanakuli High School Robotics Club students.

Click HERE to view the article.

Hawaiian Homelands Area Profiles Now Available on the DBEDT Internet Site

From: David Young [mailto:DYoung@dbedt.hawaii.gov]

Subject: Hawaiian Homelands Area Profiles Now Available on the DBEDT Internet Site

Note: The Research & Economic Analysis Division issues periodic updates on economic and population data for the State of Hawaii, as well as economic reports and statistical briefs.

Please feel free to forward any of our reports to others to whom you think this information may be of interest.

The first set of census data since the Census 2000 for Hawaiian Home Lands is now on our DBEDT American Community Survey  page at:

http://hawaii.gov/dbedt/info/census/acs/ACS2009/ACS2009_5_Year/acs_hi_2009_profiles_5_yr_estimate.

These profiles contain social, economic, housing and demographic information for each area.  This dataset will continue to be the latest source of small area data for social, economic and other detailed information
until next December.

Official population totals will be forthcoming from the 2010 Census data.

Aloha Aina Earth Day Recycling Event: March 5, 2011 at Wai`anae High School

Wai`anae High School and Schnitzer Steel are coordinating this year’s Aloha Aina Earth Day recycling event in Wai`anae:

MARCH 5, 2011

8:00AM TO 2:00PM

WAI`ANAE HIGH SCHOOL PARKING LOT

Recylable donations and drivers with trucks sought to help with curbside pick up.

Please refer to the informational flyer for details on what type of recyclables will be accepted.

Canned good donations for the Hawaii Food Bank will also be collected at the event.

TO ARRANGE FOR CURBSIDE PICK UP OF YOUR RECYLABLE DONATIONS, CALL 697-9530.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT WHS STUDENT BODY PRESIDENT ELLIOT PETERS AT 808-371-9269, OR RENE MANSHO OF SCHNITZER STEEL AT 808-306-1876 OR R.MANSHO@SCHN.COM

Click HERE to view informational flyer on the event.

PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT WAI`ANAE HIGH SCHOOL – YOUR SUPPORT NEEDED TO “TURN TRASH TO CASH”!

Waimanalo Gulch Status Report 2/2/11 Before LUC (Open to Public)

On 2/2/11 at 1:30pm, the C&C of Honolulu will give a status report to the Land Use Commission (LUC) based on the LUC Decision to allow WGSL to operate until July 2012.  Here’s the link for the LUC meeting notice: http://luc.state.hi.us/agendas/agenda2011/0202032011honolulu_kaunakakai.pdf 

LUC meetings are open to the public.  Mahalo to Cynthia Rezentes for providing this information.

Lanakila Pacific Recruitment Fair at Waianae District Park, Feb 2-3

From: Tupu Savaiigaea
Sent: Friday, January 28, 2011 1:15 PM
Subject: Aloha from Lanakila Pacific

Aloha!

We are holding a recruitment fair at Waianae District Park, Wednesday February 2nd AND Thursday, February 3rd. We look forward to a great turn-out! Again, Mahalo for your Kokua!

Tupu

Tupu Savaiigaea, Recruitment Specialist
Lanakila Pacific, 1809 Bachelot Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96817
tsavaiigaea@lanakilapacific.org
http://www.lanakilapacific.org
phone (808) 356-8538

fax (808) 533-7264