2011 Awardees

Nā ‘Ōnohikaumaka, Our beloved 2011 honorees

  • Naleen N. Andrade, MD
  • Bella Zi Bell
  • Jean ‘Ileialoha Keale Beniamina (1955-2010)
  • Alan Chang, DDS (1948-2008)
  • Pele Hanoa
  • Richard Ho‘opi‘i
  • Wanda-Mae Alapa‘i Kahuena
  • Ezra Kanoho
  • Aletha Kā‘ohi
  • Judy Mikami
  • Louise ‘Iwalani Minton
  • Ka‘aha‘āina Nāihe (1835-1920s)
  • Richard K. & Lynette K. Paglinawan
  • Victor Kaiwi & Jane Ka‘ala Pang
  • Winona Rubin
  • Nathan A.K. Wong, MD

The Ka‘ōnohi Award is presented to individuals that have made significant contributions to improving the health and well-being of Hawaiians.  Honorees represent many areas of excellence—health care, traditional healing, education, activism, advocacy, workforce development, health promotion and education.

Join us on April 23 to honor these distinguished individuals!