For over two decades we have served community and youth with comprehensive programs and projects in core competencies.

We teach through the eyes, heart, and soul of our Kupuna.
We are passionate about education and culture.

We are honored to train teachers.
We empower children to be resilient and responsible.

We recruit and train emerging leaders.
We cultivate servant leaders.

We inspire good stewardship by doing.
We are humbled to serve.

We thrive on the opportunities to partner.

We live aloha.
We are the Pacific American Foundation.

O ke kahua mamua, mahope ke kukulu.
he foundation first and then the building.

In 2021, during unprecedented times, I am thankful for the challenges, opportunities, blessings, and accomplishments of the many that make up our PAF ‘Ohana. 

We try always to reflect the wisdom of our ancestors, which inspires us to seek positive ways of moving forward while being mindful of our history and Kuleana (responsibility).

Mahalo for your continued support as we work to meet the needs of our community. 

Herb Lee, Jr., CEO and President

Support for parents, professional educators and students with remote learning, Mālama 21st enrichment, and programs for youth.

PAF offers a full library of culturally relevant curricula and waiwai (resources) from local and regional sources.