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PHOTOS: Hawai‘i CC Alumni and ‘Ohana hosts successful breakfast fundraiser

Hundreds of area residents picked up an 'ono breakfast and helped support scholarships Hawai'i Community College students during the Alumni and ‘Ohana Breakfast Fundraiser on Saturday, September 28 at the Manono Campus in Hilo. Please see this photo album from the event. 

Mahalo to everyone who participated! 



Hawai‘i Community College Alumni and ‘Ohana is pleased to announce the 12th Hawai‘i Community College Breakfast Fundraiser on Saturday, September 28, 2019 from 6:30-9:30 a.m. at the Manono Campus in Hilo.

Enjoy a local-style breakfast of meat, eggs, rice, fruit, miso soup, coffee and juice prepared by the Culinary Arts program. The event celebrates the Hawai‘i Community College ‘ohana of students, alumni, faculty, staff, retirees and community supporters and also raises funds for the Alumni and ‘Ohana Endowment, which is primarily used for student scholarships. 


The breakfast fundraiser includes an optional drive through where you can get your food to go (juice and coffee not available at drive through). 

The event also features a “Country Store” with donated goods available for purchase, as well as blood pressure testing by Hawai‘i CC Nursing students. 

The cost is $7. Pay at the door or get your tickets in advance from Hawai‘i CC faculty and staff. Contact Callie Villanueva at 934- 2523 or for more information. 

If you wish to donate items to the Country Store, please contact Mari Giel ( or Kate De Soto ( In the past, donations have included crafts, plants and baked goods.

If you wish to volunteer the day of the event, please use this sign-up sheet.

We hope to see you there!