Project Description

This is a partial list of Publications that have been prepared by and for the Pacific American Foundation or the Pacific American Research Center. All publications are the property of the Pacific American Foundation.

  • Building With Aloha – Strategies for Increasing Native Hawaiian Homeownership. The Executive Summary. Prepared by Jessie Mosqueda and Falan Yinug, John F Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University. This Report Answers the Following: Question One: What are the major challenges facing Native Hawaiians in achieving homeownership? Question Two: Given these challenges, what role can the PAF play in assisting Native Hawaiians to effectively overcome these challenges? (April 2003) (Adobe Reader required)
  • Building With Aloha – Strategies for Increasing Native Hawaiian Homeownership. Book One. What are the major challenges facing Native Hawaiians in achieving homeownership? (April 2003) (Adobe Reader required)
  • Building With Aloha – Strategies for Increasing Native Hawaiian Homeownership. Book Two. Given these challenges, what role can the PAF play in assisting Native Hawaiians to effectively overcome these challenges? (April 2003) (Adobe Reader required)
  • A Portrait of Race and Ethnicity in Hawaii – An Analysis of Social and Economic Outcomes of Hawaii’s People. Contributors: Susan M. Cheng and T. Linh Ho. The primary purpose that guided this effort was to provide a readable, clear and useful reference resource that would depict an increasingly diverse Hawaii whose people reflect a spirit of ‘ohana (family) even while there persists an uneven progress in health, educational attainment, crime reduction, economic sustainability and political participation. (2003) (Adobe Reader required)
  • A Report on the State of Native Hawaiian Keiki in Hawaii. Jacqueline Cooke. The unique historical experience of the Kanaka Maoli, or Native Hawaiians, continues to have a significant impact on the Native Hawaiian community in the 21st century. While the Native Hawaiian community made significant strides in the latter half of the 20th century in improving its position economically, socially and politically, it still lags behind national and state norms in a number of areas. (August 2001) (Adobe Reader required)
  • Census 2000 – Population by State ~ Native Hawaiians and other Pacific Islanders. Don McGee. Census 2000. Data table (September 2001)
  • Census 2000 – Institutionalized Population by State ~ Native Hawaiians and other Pacific Islanders. Don McGee. Census 2000. Data table (September 2001)

From Data for Hawaiian School-Age Children from the Kamehameha Schools Community Survey, 200l.

  • General Demographic Information of Hawaiian Households. Summary Report. The survey seeks to establish benchmark information about the educational and developmental needs of Hawaiian children, adults and communities, particularly as it pertains to the current educational priorities of Kamahameha Schools. (2001) (Adobe Reader required)
  • Summary Report – Kindergarten thru12th grades – Hawaiian Children and Education. The survey seeks to establish benchmark information about the educational and developmental needs of Hawaiian children, adults and communities, particularly as it pertains to the current educational priorities of Kamahameha Schools. (2001) (Adobe Reader required)