HWLF has held annual fundraisers since 1991. The fundraiser has evolved over time into a gala event, including silent auctions, raffles, song, dance, and general merriment. HWLF is proud of its honorary chairs and acknowledges their considerable effort in making each fundraiser a success.

Past Honorary Co-Chairs:

  • The Honorable Mazie Hirono
  • The Honorable Patsy Mink
  • Governor Linda Lingle
  • Governor Benjamin Cayetano
  • The Honorable Chief Justice William S. Richardson
  • The Honorable Betty Vitousek
  • Mayor Mufi Hannemann
  • Mary Ann Barnes
  • Joan Bickson
  • Dolly Ching
  • Robert F. Clarke
  • John C. Couch
  • Allen Doane
  • Walter A. Dods
  • Roger Drue
  • Richard L. Humphreys
  • Julia Sia Ing
  • Melvin Y. Kaneshige
  • B. J. Kobayashi
  • Faye Kurren
  • Kitty Lagareta
  • Constance Lau
  • Tom Leppert
  • Arlene Lum
  • Dee Jay Mailer
  • Wayne Minami
  • Lance Mizumoto
  • John Monahan
  • Karen Nakamura
  • Emily Reber Porter
  • Martha Smith
  • Donna Tanoue
  • Jane B. Tatibouet
  • Joanne Toledo
  • Keith Vieira
  • Mark Yamakawa
  • Glen Zander

Past Fundraisers:

  • 2017: International Intrigue at the Embassy Ball: Get Smart with Jane Bond
  • 2016: Shame of Thrones: Election is Coming
  • 2015: Boots N Bling: A Country Western Soiree
  • 2014: Hollywood: A Night of Stars
  • 2013: Back to the Future
  • 2012: Super Hero Smash!
  • 2011: Hawaii 5-OH!
  • 2010: The Über Awards: Stepping onto the Red Carpet for Glory or Shame
  • 2009: Mystery on the Orient Express

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