Ke Kukui Foundation Casino Fundraiser Gala

November 16, 2019 @ 5:00PM — 10:00PM

Ke Kukui Foundation presents their 1st Fundraiser Gala! A fundraising event to acknowledge and recognize the bright spirits in our youth, our cultural bearers and ambassadors.

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Join us for an elegant night of celebration and fundraising

There are currently no tickets available for this event, but you can still make a donation.


Guests will be welcomed by our Ke Kukui Foundation hosts and given a brief description of events to follow.

  • Join in for some early playing in our casino and enjoy a cocktail with strolling musicians.
  • A dinner a presentation will soon follow as the foundation shares its cultural programs and recognizes various community leaders.
  • Upon the closing of the presentation, the casino night will kick back on for a night of fun, games, raffles, DJ and great atmosphere!

The purpose of this event is to share with our community the beautiful and importance is of learning the unique culture of Hawai'i. This is an opportunity to take a step into the heart of the foundation and its programs and see what keeps the fuel burning after nearly 20 years in the Portland Metro community.

Founded by the late, "Aunty Deva" Yamashiro, Ke Kukui Foundation has been building relationships and blossoming seeds in our community with hard work, dedication and a williness to spread aloha the way that Aunty Deva would be proud of. The foundation is now under the guidance of her eldest son, Kaloku Holt. Kaloku and his mother share the same visions and goals for the foundation and has devoted any successes and achievements to the proud work and relationship building of his mother.

Special Mahalo to:
Halau Hula Kaleinani O Ke Kukui, Bamboo Grove Hawaiian Grille, Elsie's Shave Ice, Roxy's Island Grill.

HOTEL: Discounted rates are available at The Heathman Lodge by calling (360) 254-3100 and let them know you are attending the Ke Kukui Foundation Gala. Standard- $119 and Business $129.

MEALS: Dinner orders must be in prior to Sunday November 10th 2019.