To connect Hawaii’s people with their culture, traditions, ancestry, and hereditary claims
"Ua Mau ke Ea o ka ʻĀina i ka Pono"
(The sovereignty of the land is perpetuated with righteous acts)
-Quoted by His Majesty, King Kamehameha III -1843
-As translated by Palani Vaughan
This year the Kamehameha Foundation raised money to support the Project Hawai`i Christmas Wish Program for homeless children to help reach the goal of 350 children on O`ahu to supply them with hygiene items for the Project Hawai`i Christmas Wish Program.
100th Year Anniversary
of Historical Publication
Keoua, Father of Kings was written by the head of the royal house, Princess Elizabeth Keka`aniau La`anui Pratt in 1920 about the Royal House of Keoua nui, descendants and the kingdom - This is a new edition commemorating its 100 year publication and its 200 year of the anniversary of the missionaries arrival in Hawai`i. Help support the Kamehameha Foundation by purchasing this unique historical book about Keoua Kalanikupuapa`ikalaninui, father of Kamehameha I documenting the heirs of the royal house. All proceeds will go to the foundation to help future charities as well as the good works of the foundation.
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