Success Stories

OHA is proud to support the success of Our Native Hawaiian entrepreneurs

The Office of Hawaiian Affairs is committed to ensuring Native Hawaiians and their ‘ohana have access to resources to assist them in pursuing their financial goals. Through caring, supportive growth, our lending program can provide Native Hawaiians with an improved sense of economic well-being.


Photo: U‘ilani Corr-Yorkman

U‘ilani Corr-Yorkman
Hāloalaunuiākea Early Learning Center
‘Ele‘ele, Kaua‘i

Photo: Layla Dedrick

Layla Dedrick
Bella Pietra
Honolulu, O‘ahu

Photo: April Brobst

April Brobst
Aloha Maiden
Hilo, Hawaiʻi

Photo: Cindy Macfarlane-Flores

Cindy Macfarlane-Flores
Field Trip Friends
Kaneʻohe, Oʻahu

Photo: Michael Ching

Michael Ching
Hawai‘i Gourmet Cookies
Kalaeloa, O‘ahu

Photo: Syd Vierra

Syd Vierra
Akamai Woods
Keaau, Hawaiʻi

Photo: Mo ʻOno Hawaiʻi

Kuʻulei Hanohano & Toni Matsuda
Mo ʻOno Hawaiʻi
Kahului, Maui

Photo: Sherman Napolean Jr.

Sherman Napolean Jr.


Lohea Audio
Hoʻolehua, Molokaʻi

Nowel Dudoit-Alana
Kalaka Nui Inc.

Kapolei, Oʻahu

Photo: Heather Manuel

Heather Manuel
Tails of Hawai‘i

Reliant Trucking

Bernard Kea
Reliant Trucking Inc.

Kapolei, Oʻahu

Photo: Keola Rapozo

Keola Rapozo
FITTED Hawai‘i

Kakaʻako, Oʻahu