Lokahi Pacific

Lokahi Pacific

1935 Main St., Suite 204
Wailuku, HI 96793
(808) 242-5761
Website: http://www.lokahipacific.org

Susie Thieman
Executive Director

Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 1974
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 2017
Number of sponsored projects: 20

Fiscal sponsorship fee:
10%-12% of the income generated by grants under our sponsorship.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Aligned mission values
  • Geographic: Only projects located in our state or region: Maui County (including the islands of Maui, Molokai and Lanai)

Types of projects or services we sponsor:

  • Arts and culture
  • Children, youth and families
  • Disaster relief
  • Economic development
  • Environment/sustainable growth
  • Festivals and events
  • Health
  • Homelessness
  • Housing
  • Mental health
  • People or communities of color/minorities
  • Social services
  • Transportation
  • Veterans
  • Women
  • Youth development
  • Other: With goal-oriented vision and broad collaboration, Lokahi Pacific develops sensible
    and successful projects that enrich the economic climate of the county, increases
    the inventory of affordable and special-needs rental housing and ensures that
    residents participate and share in that enrichment.

Services we offer projects:

  • Bill paying
  • Bookkeeping/accounting
  • Payroll
  • Receiving property and stock donations
  • Tax reporting
  • Other: Services are provided in-house or with third party contracts negotiated by either the agencies or Lokahi Pacific.

Based on Fiscal Sponsorship: 6 Ways to Do It Right: Our model(s) of fiscal sponsorship are:

  • Model C, Preapproved Grant Relationship

Organization description:
Lokahi Pacific is guided by a volunteer board of directors and administered by an
executive director and support staff. With decades of service to Maui County’s
communities, LP has developed effective management systems and boasts a
successful track record of administering public and private funds.