Financial Information

Total Assets: $89,749,836 Total Giving: $4,590,196

Area of Service:


Areas of Interest:

Not Available


Grants to Individuals Program, Juliette M. Atherton Scholarship Program


The following grants were awarded in 2016 and 2015: Iao United Church, WailGBu, Hawaii – $25,000
Mililani Presbyterian Church, Mililani, Hawaii – $15,000
Cathedral Church of St. Andrew, Honolulu, Hawaii -$60,000
Southern Evangelical Seminary, Matthews, North Carolina – $8,000


Giving limited to HI; student aid for HI residents only.
Generally, no support for private foundations, or for lobbying, individual Department of Education schools, or for organizations engaged in fundraising for the purpose of distributing grants to recipients of their own choosing, or to the University of Hawai`i other than an annual grant to the University of Hawai`i Foundation.
No grants to individuals (except for scholarships), generally no giving for endowment funds, or for annual operating support or funds for re-granting; no conferences, festivals or one-time events; no loans.


The Foundation makes grants for programs and projects that benefit the people of Hawaii. Giving primarily for arts, culture, and humanities; community development; education; environment; health; human services; spiritual development; and youth development. Scholarships for the postgraduate education of Protestant ministers, Protestant ministers’ children for undergraduate study, and for graduate theological education at a Protestant seminary. Foundation staff and grants administration is provided by the Hawaii Community Foundation.


Incorporated in 1975 in HI

Quick Facts Sheet

Located in:



United States

Contact Information / Process

Telephone: (808) 537-6333
Fax: (808) 521-6286
E-mail: [email protected]
827 Fort Street Mall Honolulu, HI United States 96813-4317
Initial Approach: Applicant must first establish an online account with the Hawaii Community Foundation in order to access the online application at: If unable to submit a proposal online, please contact Pam Funai via email at [email protected] or call (808) 566-5537, toll free from neighbor islands (888) 731-3863, ext. 537

Donors & Leadership

Officers and Directors:
Frank C. Atherton, II Pres. and Director
Paul F. Morgan V.P. and Director
Joan H. Rohlfing V.P., Secy., and Director
Patricia R. Giles V.P., Treas., and Director
Robin S. Midkiff V.P. and Director
Juliette K. Sheehan V.P. and Director