Mahalo For Your Support of E Mālama ‘Āina Kākou: Party For the Land!

Hawaiian Islands Land Trust would like to send out a heartfelt MAHALO

to everyone involved in making its first-ever O‘ahu Gala,

E Mālama ‘Āina Kākou: Party For the Land, a huge success!


Mahalo to our Honorary Event Chair, Mary Philpotts McGrath, &

Event Committee Members, Donna Howard, Helen Nielsen, & McD Philpotts.

Mahalo to Peter Merriman, Chef Todd Constantino & his staff at Monkeypod Ko Olina.


Thank you to our Generous Sponsors:

Mu‘o Sponsors Mary Philpotts McGrath (2)

James Campbell Company LLC

Mark & Diane Hastert ~ James & Priscilla Growney

Kapi‘olani Marignoli

Peter & Luanna McKenney

Kupu Sponsors

Sam & Laurie Ainslie

Donna Howard ~  Leighton & Linda Taylor

Alexander & Baldwin, Inc.


Alston Hunt Floyd & Ing

Kamehameha Schools

First Wind Energy

Keith & Renee Ogata

Hawai‘i Life Real Estate Brokers (2)

Helen Nielsen & Jonathan Starr

Hawaiian Airlines

Pūlama Lāna‘i photo 3

HILT supporters reveled in the amazing music by Kapena!

Awesome volunteers helped HILT’s first O‘ahu gala run smoothly!

Lanikuhonua, Ko‘olina served as a beautiful setting for HILT’s Party for the ‘āina!


We would also like to extend our sincere appreciation to the businesses and individuals for their contributions to the success of our first gala on O‘ahu!


Peter Merriman | Monkeypod Kitchen by Merriman, Ko Olina

Governor Neil Abercrombie | Andis Wines | Richard Dahl | Event Volunteers

D. Keola Lloyd | Maui Brewing Co. | Paradise Beverages, Inc.

McD & Sandy Philpotts | Eric Schiff | Take 2

Mahalo to everyone who made generous donations at the event.


We appreciate your support of Hawaiian Islands Land Trust!