Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum

Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum A cultural museum about Americans of African descent

To honor the Birthplace of the 44th U.S. President Barack Obama and his early childhood to empower preK-12 to prepare students in school for future leadership roles in the community.

The African American Diversity Cultural Center Hawai'i (AADCCH) museum repository collects and archives historical documentation to preserve 200 years of Black history in Hawai'i and share it with the community to educate and enhance cultural appreciation.

The African American Diversity Cultural Center Hawai'i (AADCCH) museum repository collects and archives historical documentation to preserve 200 years of Black history in Hawai'i and share it with the community to educate and enhance cultural appreciation.

Operating as usual

Excited for @obamalibrary #obamapresidentialcenter groundbreaking 🤩 🤙🏾🤙🏾 #obamahimuseum #yeswecan
09/28/2021

Excited for @obamalibrary #obamapresidentialcenter groundbreaking 🤩 🤙🏾🤙🏾 #obamahimuseum #yeswecan

Excited for @obamalibrary #obamapresidentialcenter groundbreaking 🤩 🤙🏾🤙🏾 #obamahimuseum #yeswecan

It’s that time of year again! ❤️ #GiveAloha @foodlandhi #ObamaHiMuseum
09/09/2021

It’s that time of year again! ❤️ #GiveAloha @foodlandhi #ObamaHiMuseum

It’s that time of year again! ❤️ #GiveAloha @foodlandhi #ObamaHiMuseum

Today @ 1:15 HST! @ Washington Middle School Campus 1633 S King ST Honolulu Hawaii #undergroundrailroad #networktofreedo...
08/24/2021

Today @ 1:15 HST! @ Washington Middle School Campus 1633 S King ST Honolulu Hawaii
#undergroundrailroad #networktofreedom @nationalparkservice
@govhawaii @gohawaii @khonnews @hawaiipublicschools #WashingtonMiddle #waikiki #Hawaii #NewYork @schenectadycityschooldist @schenectadyhistorical #Aloha #AnthonyDAllen #kamakaFernandez #KingKamehamehaTheGreat #BlackHistoryMatters #OurStoryIsAHawaiianStory #obamahimuseum
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Today @ 1:15 HST! @ Washington Middle School Campus 1633 S King ST Honolulu Hawaii
#undergroundrailroad #networktofreedom @nationalparkservice
@govhawaii @gohawaii @khonnews @hawaiipublicschools #WashingtonMiddle #waikiki #Hawaii #NewYork @schenectadycityschooldist @schenectadyhistorical #Aloha #AnthonyDAllen #kamakaFernandez #KingKamehamehaTheGreat #BlackHistoryMatters #OurStoryIsAHawaiianStory #obamahimuseum
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Tomorrow! 1:15pm ☔️rain or shine☀️👇🏽Anthony D. Allen Wayside Signage Washington Middle School Campus, 1633 S. King St. N...
08/24/2021

Tomorrow! 1:15pm ☔️rain or shine☀️
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Anthony D. Allen Wayside Signage
Washington Middle School Campus, 1633 S. King St. National #UndergroundRailroad Network to #Freedom Site - Dedication Ceremony #obamahimuseum

Tomorrow! 1:15pm ☔️rain or shine☀️
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Anthony D. Allen Wayside Signage
Washington Middle School Campus, 1633 S. King St. National #UndergroundRailroad Network to #Freedom Site - Dedication Ceremony #obamahimuseum

#ObamaMonth @honolulu_gov @barackobama #Obama #Proclamation #obamahimuseum 📜  ☝🏾See bio☝🏾to make every month #ObamaMonth...
08/12/2021

#ObamaMonth @honolulu_gov @barackobama #Obama #Proclamation #obamahimuseum
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☝🏾See bio☝🏾to make every month #ObamaMonth 🙏🏽

#ObamaMonth @honolulu_gov @barackobama #Obama #Proclamation #obamahimuseum
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☝🏾See bio☝🏾to make every month #ObamaMonth 🙏🏽

Mahalo!!! Everyone who joined & donated to the #ObamaWalk & #GiveAThon 🤙🏽🤙🏽 Please continue to give & share! Don’t forge...
08/02/2021

Mahalo!!! Everyone who joined & donated to the #ObamaWalk & #GiveAThon 🤙🏽🤙🏽 Please continue to give & share! Don’t forget August is #Obama month!!!
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Also don’t forget to tag your photos from walk with hashtags #ObamaHiMuseum & #ObamaWalk to all your social media for chance for #Museum #Swag like the @barackobama #Commemortive Tshirt #BlackHistoryMatters ✊🏽

Today’s the day whether in-person or virtual please continue to give! ☝🏾link in bio☝🏾 #ObamaWalk #GiveAThon #BlackHistor...
08/01/2021

Today’s the day whether in-person or virtual please continue to give! ☝🏾link in bio☝🏾 #ObamaWalk #GiveAThon #BlackHistoryMatters

Today’s the day whether in-person or virtual please continue to give! ☝🏾link in bio☝🏾 #ObamaWalk #GiveAThon #BlackHistoryMatters

Today’s the day whether in-person or virtual please continue to give! ☝🏾link in bio☝🏾 #ObamaWalk #GiveAThon #BlackHistor...
08/01/2021

Today’s the day whether in-person or virtual please continue to give! ☝🏾link in bio☝🏾 #ObamaWalk #GiveAThon #BlackHistoryMatters

Today’s the day whether in-person or virtual please continue to give! ☝🏾link in bio☝🏾 #ObamaWalk #GiveAThon #BlackHistoryMatters

07/31/2021

There’s still time! Mahalo for Keeping on Giving & joining #TheMovement #ObamaWalk #GiveAThon $44 for #44☝🏾See link in bio to register☝🏾 #TGIF Happy #AlohaFriday More Behind the scenes @KHONnews shoot with @kristytamashiro @obamahimuseum
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#Hawaiian #Portuguese #Africana #Chinese #Japanese #Korean #Filipino #SaladBowl #MeltingPot #Journey #Aloha #ForTheChildren #Keiki #HAYEP
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#BlackHistoryMonth  #BlackHistoryMatters

It’s been an amazing #Summer! As more & more guests visiting the #ObamaHiMuseum most recently from #Louisiana and #Texas...
07/29/2021

It’s been an amazing #Summer! As more & more guests visiting the #ObamaHiMuseum most recently from #Louisiana and #Texas supporting our mission establishing a permanent home, a gathering place and to purchase & preserve @barackobama childhood home 🙏🏿 You too can make the site a reality learn how ☝🏾DONATE now ☝🏾link in Bio☝🏾
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#ObamaWalk #GiveAThon #Virtual #Fundraiser #GiveWithAloha Become a member #Obama #Ambasador #HawaiisMuseum #YesWeCan

It’s been an amazing #Summer! As more & more guests visiting the #ObamaHiMuseum most recently from #Louisiana and #Texas supporting our mission establishing a permanent home, a gathering place and to purchase & preserve @barackobama childhood home 🙏🏿 You too can make the site a reality learn how ☝🏾DONATE now ☝🏾link in Bio☝🏾
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#ObamaWalk #GiveAThon #Virtual #Fundraiser #GiveWithAloha Become a member #Obama #Ambasador #HawaiisMuseum #YesWeCan

The excitement’s building! Just ask our recent visitors to the #ObamaHiMuseum !!! Don’t miss your chance to DONATE now &...
07/28/2021

The excitement’s building! Just ask our recent visitors to the #ObamaHiMuseum !!! Don’t miss your chance to DONATE now & make history! Also don’t miss the opportunity to join the #ObamaWalk hosted by @nfl #champ 2x #ProBowler Michael Bennett of The Bennett Foundation.!
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Reminder also on August 1 Give-A-Thon Virtual Fundraiser  focus #BlackHistoryMatters to save and purchase @barackobama childhood home to honor the BIRTHPLACE of our 44th U.S. President! Register & DONATE for both $44 🙏🏽 link in Bio☝🏾 #ObamaWalk #GiveAThon #GiveWithAloha

Less than a week away for this year’s #ObamaWalk and we wanted to say thank you to everyone for all the support & donati...
07/26/2021

Less than a week away for this year’s #ObamaWalk and we wanted to say thank you to everyone for all the support & donations! Reminder of walk route & don’t forget there’s still time to register with a donation of $44 🙏🏽 Be part of history helping purchase & preserve @BarackObama childhood home ☝🏾Link in Bio☝🏾#GiveWithAloha #BlackHistoryMatters #ObamaHiMuseum

Less than a week away for this year’s #ObamaWalk and we wanted to say thank you to everyone for all the support & donations! Reminder of walk route & don’t forget there’s still time to register with a donation of $44 🙏🏽 Be part of history helping purchase & preserve @BarackObama childhood home ☝🏾Link in Bio☝🏾#GiveWithAloha #BlackHistoryMatters #ObamaHiMuseum

Don't forget to DONATE and share your photos on social media - tagging Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum]] & using the hash...
07/22/2021

Don't forget to DONATE and share your photos on social media - tagging Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum]] & using the hashtag #obamawalk along with photos of each walk site to be eligible for commemorative T-shirt & other gifts!
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#OBAMAHIMUSEUM #OBAMAWALK #BLACKHISTORYMATTERS
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Hope is our mantra... YES WE CAN!
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Instagram Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum]], Facebook @obamamuseum, Twitter Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum]], OR email us @ [email protected]

Don't forget to DONATE and share your photos on social media - tagging Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum]] & using the hashtag #obamawalk along with photos of each walk site to be eligible for commemorative T-shirt & other gifts!
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#OBAMAHIMUSEUM #OBAMAWALK #BLACKHISTORYMATTERS
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Hope is our mantra... YES WE CAN!
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Instagram Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum]], Facebook @obamamuseum, Twitter Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum]], OR email us @ [email protected]

When you shop for #FathersDay gifts at smile.amazon.com/ch/94-3282558, AmazonSmile will donate a portion of your eligibl...
06/04/2021

When you shop for #FathersDay gifts at smile.amazon.com/ch/94-3282558, AmazonSmile will donate a portion of your eligible purchases to Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum dba African American Diversity Cultural Center Hawaii at no cost to you! 🎁

When you shop for #FathersDay gifts at smile.amazon.com/ch/94-3282558, AmazonSmile will donate a portion of your eligible purchases to Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum dba African American Diversity Cultural Center Hawaii at no cost to you! 🎁

#Remembrance #GeorgeFloyd
05/25/2021

#Remembrance #GeorgeFloyd

#Remembrance #GeorgeFloyd

Nothing but inspired by the young leaders of @waipahuhighschool @waipahubcc hosting @obamahimuseum last week 🙏🏽
05/11/2021

Nothing but inspired by the young leaders of @waipahuhighschool @waipahubcc hosting @obamahimuseum last week 🙏🏽

Nothing but inspired by the young leaders of @waipahuhighschool @waipahubcc hosting @obamahimuseum last week 🙏🏽

A big mahalo to all the volunteers across the Hawaiian islands & @kanuhawaii for their support! 🤙🏽🤙🏽You don’t have to wa...
05/06/2021

A big mahalo to all the volunteers across the Hawaiian islands & @kanuhawaii for their support! 🤙🏽🤙🏽You don’t have to wait until next year’s #volunteerweekhawaii to help out in the community donate & volunteer now @obamahimuseum (to learn more see link in bio)
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#BlackHistoryMatters

Hope is our mantra #YesWeCan outreach & partnerships as @KanuHawaii @united key to positive impact in our community #Vol...
05/05/2021

Hope is our mantra #YesWeCan outreach & partnerships as @KanuHawaii @united key to positive impact in our community #VolunteerWeekHawaii @obamahimuseum #AliceBall reading room📚learn more today!
#BlackHistoryMatters #RespondWithAloha #KokuaExchange

Hope is our mantra #YesWeCan outreach & partnerships as @KanuHawaii @united key to positive impact in our community #VolunteerWeekHawaii @obamahimuseum #AliceBall reading room📚learn more today!
#BlackHistoryMatters #RespondWithAloha #KokuaExchange

Mahalo nui loa @united airlines & volunteers! Sponsoring @kanuhawaii #VolunteerWeekHawaii supporting @obamahimuseum  #Al...
04/30/2021

Mahalo nui loa @united airlines & volunteers! Sponsoring @kanuhawaii #VolunteerWeekHawaii supporting @obamahimuseum #AliceBall reading room youth education & 200+ years of Africana history in Hawaii honoring the birthplace of the 44th U.S. president📚#RespondWithAloha #KokuaExchange
#BlackHistoryMatters

Mahalo nui loa to many of our newest charter members for exclusive special event at our @ObamaHIMuseum gallery #talkstor...
04/28/2021

Mahalo nui loa to many of our newest charter members for exclusive special event at our @ObamaHIMuseum gallery #talkstory with founder & historian Deloris Guttman 📚 come learn the rich history of over 200 years of Africana history in Hawaii while honoring the birthplace of the 44th U.S. president 🇺🇸 please see link in bio to donate to our mission to acquire & preserve @barackobama childhood home 🙏🏽 become a charter member today and be part of history honoring your contribution inscribed name at our future permanent home now through future generations 🧱🌈#BePartOfTheRainbowArch #BlackHistoryMatters

#earthday #kuleana 🌍🌱🌊☮️
04/23/2021

#earthday #kuleana 🌍🌱🌊☮️

#earthday #kuleana 🌍🌱🌊☮️

Delta Sigma Theta @dstinc1913 sorority Hawaii alumnae chapter @hacdst leading the way! Top of the leaderboard with the m...
04/21/2021

Delta Sigma Theta @dstinc1913 sorority Hawaii alumnae chapter @hacdst leading the way! Top of the leaderboard with the most pledges & donations for #ObamaWalkPledge drive! Join & donate today through August! (Link in bio) #blackhistorymatters

Delta Sigma Theta @dstinc1913 sorority Hawaii alumnae chapter @hacdst leading the way! Top of the leaderboard with the most pledges & donations for #ObamaWalkPledge drive! Join & donate today through August! (Link in bio) #blackhistorymatters

@obamahimuseum partnering with @kanuhawaii & @united for @volunteerweekhawaii offering exclusive volunteering opportunit...
04/13/2021

@obamahimuseum partnering with @kanuhawaii & @united for @volunteerweekhawaii offering exclusive volunteering opportunities at the Alice Ball Reading Room 📚 follow @obamahimuseum for future volunteering opportunities 🙏🏽 #volunteerweekhawaii #respondwithaloha #kokuaexchange

@obamahimuseum partnering with @kanuhawaii & @united for @volunteerweekhawaii offering exclusive volunteering opportunities at the Alice Ball Reading Room 📚 follow @obamahimuseum for future volunteering opportunities 🙏🏽 #volunteerweekhawaii #respondwithaloha #kokuaexchange

Join Us Today! #WomensHistoryMonth #BlackHistoryMatters #ObamaHiMuseum
03/25/2021

Join Us Today! #WomensHistoryMonth #BlackHistoryMatters #ObamaHiMuseum

Join Us Today! #WomensHistoryMonth #BlackHistoryMatters #ObamaHiMuseum

#ObamaHiMuseum#BlackHistoryMatters#WomensHistoryMonth
03/18/2021

#ObamaHiMuseum
#BlackHistoryMatters
#WomensHistoryMonth

#ObamaHiMuseum
#BlackHistoryMatters
#WomensHistoryMonth

Before Josie Howard was selected as 20 for the next 20 by @hawaiibusinessmagazine she was a guest on @obamahimuseum Comm...
03/12/2021

Before Josie Howard was selected as 20 for the next 20 by @hawaiibusinessmagazine she was a guest on @obamahimuseum Community Conversation as part of our Pacific Islander outreach series 🎙 learn more on our YouTube channel https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=zvBJg8jFvDo Please donate via link in bio to continue being part of the conversation 🙏🏽

Before Josie Howard was selected as 20 for the next 20 by @hawaiibusinessmagazine she was a guest on @obamahimuseum Community Conversation as part of our Pacific Islander outreach series 🎙 learn more on our YouTube channel https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=zvBJg8jFvDo Please donate via link in bio to continue being part of the conversation 🙏🏽

REMINDER - Event is Today! Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum presents “Coltrane Jazz & Wine” When: Feb 27, 2021 04:00 PM HS...
02/27/2021

REMINDER - Event is Today!

Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum presents “Coltrane Jazz & Wine” When: Feb 27, 2021 04:00 PM HST | 06:00 PM PST | 09:00 PM EST

Space is limited please register in advance:

zoom.us/meeting/regist… 

(Registration Link also in Bio)

After registering you will receive confirmation email containing info about joining Event

REMINDER - Event is Today!

Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum presents “Coltrane Jazz & Wine” When: Feb 27, 2021 04:00 PM HST | 06:00 PM PST | 09:00 PM EST

Space is limited please register in advance:

zoom.us/meeting/regist… 

(Registration Link also in Bio)

After registering you will receive confirmation email containing info about joining Event

Reminder to register 👇🏽 Less than a week away! (Link in Bio)Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum presents “Coltrane Jazz & Win...
02/23/2021

Reminder to register 👇🏽 Less than a week away! (Link in Bio)
Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum presents “Coltrane Jazz & Wine” Time, Place, & Spirit: The Journey Featuring live commentary on @zoom of @impulserecords artist @johncoltrane by Coltrane documentarian Steve Rowland & special guests & music
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Sat Feb 27, 2021 (4 - 6pm HST)
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Please consider Donating to @obamahimuseum in order to continue valuable programming [link in Bio] #BlackHistoryMatters
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REGISTER: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUofuyvqzIoE9YD5mkQMO9lHt2_4CpT3K8j

Reminder to register 👇🏽 Less than a week away! (Link in Bio)
Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum presents “Coltrane Jazz & Wine” Time, Place, & Spirit: The Journey Featuring live commentary on @zoom of @impulserecords artist @johncoltrane by Coltrane documentarian Steve Rowland & special guests & music
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Sat Feb 27, 2021 (4 - 6pm HST)
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Please consider Donating to @obamahimuseum in order to continue valuable programming [link in Bio] #BlackHistoryMatters
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REGISTER: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUofuyvqzIoE9YD5mkQMO9lHt2_4CpT3K8j

Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum presents “Coltrane Jazz & Wine” Virtual Event on Zoom🎙When: Feb 27, 2021 04:00 PM HST | 0...
02/20/2021

Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum presents “Coltrane Jazz & Wine” Virtual Event on Zoom
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When: Feb 27, 2021 04:00 PM HST | 06:00 PM PST | 09:00 PM EST
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Due to demand please register in advance:
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(link also in Bio)
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https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUofuyvqzIoE9YD5mkQMO9lHt2_4CpT3K8j 
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After registering, you will receive confirmation email containing information about joining Event

Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum presents “Coltrane Jazz & Wine” Virtual Event on Zoom
🎙
When: Feb 27, 2021 04:00 PM HST | 06:00 PM PST | 09:00 PM EST
🎺
Due to demand please register in advance:
🎷
(link also in Bio)
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https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUofuyvqzIoE9YD5mkQMO9lHt2_4CpT3K8j 
🥁
After registering, you will receive confirmation email containing information about joining Event

Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum presents “Coltrane Jazz & Wine” Time, Place, & Spirit: The Journey Featuring live comment...
02/18/2021

Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum presents “Coltrane Jazz & Wine” Time, Place, & Spirit: The Journey Featuring live commentary on @zoom of @impulserecords artist @johncoltrane by Coltrane documentarian Steve Rowland & special guests & music
🎙
Sat Feb 27, 2021 (4 - 6pm HST)
🎺
🎷
Please consider Donating to @obamahimuseum in order to continue valuable programming [link in Bio] #BlackHistoryMatters
🥁
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Meeting ID: 915 9575 9292
Passcode: 725889

Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum presents “Coltrane Jazz & Wine” Time, Place, & Spirit: The Journey Featuring live commentary on @zoom of @impulserecords artist @johncoltrane by Coltrane documentarian Steve Rowland & special guests & music
🎙
Sat Feb 27, 2021 (4 - 6pm HST)
🎺
🎷
Please consider Donating to @obamahimuseum in order to continue valuable programming [link in Bio] #BlackHistoryMatters
🥁
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Meeting ID: 915 9575 9292
Passcode: 725889

Historic Preservation at our heart we fully support Hawaii Senate Bill #SB44  establishing significant site markers thro...
02/10/2021

Historic Preservation at our heart we fully support Hawaii Senate Bill #SB44 establishing significant site markers throughout our State in the life of President @BarackObama 🗳 please submit testimony in support to link below⬇️Mahalo nui loa! “Yes we can!”
https://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/measure_indiv.aspx?billtype=SB&billnumber=44

Historic Preservation at our heart we fully support Hawaii Senate Bill #SB44 establishing significant site markers throughout our State in the life of President @BarackObama 🗳 please submit testimony in support to link below⬇️Mahalo nui loa! “Yes we can!”
https://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/measure_indiv.aspx?billtype=SB&billnumber=44

Historic Preservation at our heart we fully support Hawaii Senate Bill #SB44  establishing significant site markers thro...
02/10/2021

Historic Preservation at our heart we fully support Hawaii Senate Bill #SB44 establishing significant site markers throughout our State in the life of President @barackobama 🗳please submit testimony in support to link below⬇️Mahalo nui loa! “Yes we can!”

https://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/measure_indiv.aspx?billtype=SB&billnumber=44

Historic Preservation at our heart we fully support Hawaii Senate Bill #SB44 establishing significant site markers throughout our State in the life of President @barackobama 🗳please submit testimony in support to link below⬇️Mahalo nui loa! “Yes we can!”

https://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/measure_indiv.aspx?billtype=SB&billnumber=44

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1311 Kapiolani Blvd, Ste 203
Honolulu, HI
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African American Diversity Cultural Center Hawaii (AADCCH) collaborates with National Park Service and Navy Region Hawaii.

Opening Hours

Monday 9am - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 5pm
Friday 9am - 5pm

Telephone

(808) 597-1341

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