Mānoa Heritage Center

What does your donation support?

  • Mānoa Heritage Center’s mission of promoting the understanding of Hawaiʻi’s biocultural heritage
  • FREE ʻāina-based school programs that inspires students to steward Hawaiʻi’s precious cultural and natural resources
  • Year-round professional development workshops for teachers
  • Hands-on internship programs exploring horticulture, botany, historic preservation, environmental education and more
  • Care and preservation of Kūkaʻōʻō Heiau, the only restored and intact heiau (ancient temple) in urban Honolulu
  • Maintenance and propagation of one of Oʻahu’s most diverse collections of Native Hawaiian plants

Annual Giving Circles

‘Ohana Circle $500 – $599 ($42 – $83 per month)

Includes all ‘Ohana Circle benefits, plus:

  • FREE unlimited tours of MHCʻs Native Hawaiian gardens and Kūkaʻōʻō Heiau
  • Semi-annual newsletter
  • Invitation to annual Spring at Kūali‘i garden party

Century Circle $1,000 – $2,499 ($84 – $208 per month)

Includes all ‘Ohana Circle benefits, plus:

  • Invitation to Christmas at Kūali‘i holiday open house and other events

Guardian Circle $2,500 – $4,999 ($209 – $416 per month)

Includes all Century Circle benefits, plus:

  • Private tour of MHCʻs Native Hawaiian gardens and Kūka‘ō‘ō Heiau for up to 10 people
  • Use of scenic Hogan House lanai and MHC grounds for a no-host lunch for up to 10 people
  • 10 tour passes for one-time use during regular hours

Patron Circle $5,000 – $9,999 ($417 – $833 per month)

Includes all Guardian Circle benefits, plus:

  • Private tour of Kūali‘i, the historic Cooke family home, for up to 10 people
  • Recognition in MHCʻs Annual Report and on website

Benefactor Circle $10,000 – $49,999 ($834+ per month)

Includes all Patron Circle benefits, plus:

  • Reserved seating for exclusive events

Cooke Circle $50,000+

Includes all Benefactor Circle benefits, plus:

  • An exclusive dinner at Kūali‘i, the historic Cooke family home, for up to 10 people