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What is PE'A?

Pasefika Empowerment and Advancement (PE’A), Inc. is a community organization focused on increasing college representation and career advancement for Pacific Islander communities in Hawaii by connecting them with the services and resources that matter most.

 

Vision
A healthy and thriving Pacific Islander community that is committed to social and economic justice.

 

Mission
Grounded in both indigenous and contemporary cultural ways, build the health and socio-economic capacity of Pacific Islander individuals, families, and communities through a commitment to higher education, entrepreneurial endeavors, and workforce development that position Pacific Islanders for the future.    

"Tatā pea! Tatā pea! Le suāliu o lou va’a. Fa’atuatua e tutupu matagi i liu o va’a!"

Aumua Mataitusi Papalii Simanu

Resources

Navigating the Resources

PE’A strives to connect the Pacific Islander community in Hawaii with the resources they need. Our goal is not just to see our community survive, we want to help our community thrive.

Click on the icons to the left to find the resources that you need. If there’s something you need that you cannot find on our site, please click here to send us a message and we will contact you as soon as we are able.

 

General Resources:

COVID-related Resources

Here is a basic list of COVID-related resources. If there’s a resource you need that you don’t see here or you’d like to share a resource for our list, please click here to send us a message and we will respond as soon as we are able. (Last Updated: 12/05/2020)

 

Free COVID Testing/Public Health Clinics

 

Isolation/Quarantine Hotel, Food, and Misc. Personal Items

 

Mental Health Assistance

Housing & Utilities

Here is a basic list of housing assistance resources. If there’s a resource you need that you don’t see here or you’d like to share a resource for our list, please click here to send us a message and we will respond as soon as we are able.

 

Housing Assistance

 

Utilities Assistance

Food

Here is a basic list of food-related resources. If there’s a resource you need that you don’t see here or you’d like to share a resource for our list, please click here to send us a message and we will respond as soon as we are able.

 

Additional Resource Links

Here are additional community-based resource links. If there’s a resource you need that you don’t see here or you’d like to share a resource for our list, please click here to send us a message and we will respond as soon as we are able.

 

Meet Our Community Partners

Check back soon for more information and links to our amazing community partners!

Contact PE'A Hawai'i

Thank you for visiting our website. If you’re interested in volunteering with PE’A, would like to share resources, or have any additional questions please reach out to us using the contact form below. One of our members will reach out to you as soon as they are able.