The 2009 Fundraiser – Mystery on the Orient Express

Honorary Co-Chairs for the 2009 HWLF Fundraiser, “Mystery on the Orient Express,” were Chuck Sted of Hawai`i Pacific Health and Patricia Uyehara Wong of Hawaiian Electrical Industries Inc. The elegant event was co-chaired by Rhonda Griswold and Donna Leong. Held on September 26, 2009 in the Hilton Hawaiian Village’s Tapa Ballroom, the gala featured special VIPs who starred in a fun yet mysterious showstopper.

Please follow this link to see full event details as well as a showcase of some of the items that were featured in the 2009 Silent Auction.

2009 HWLF Fundraiser – Mystery on the Orient Express

HWLF President Gail Cosgrove and Prosecuting Attorney Peter Carlisle

HWLF President Gail Cosgrove and Prosecuting Attorney Peter Carlisle

Honorary Co-Chair Patricia Wong, HECO Senior VP

Honorary Co-Chair Patricia Wong, HECO Senior VP

HWLF Co-Chairs Rhonda Griswold and Donna Leong

HWLF Co-Chairs Rhonda Griswold and Donna Leong

Colette Gomoto

Colette Gomoto

HWLF Board Members Joy Miyasaki, Karen Char and Rosemary McShane (with the train set they built and auctioned)

HWLF Board Members Joy Miyasaki, Karen Char and Rosemary McShane (with the train set they built and auctioned)

Donalyn Dela Cruz

Donalyn Dela Cruz

Colette Gomoto and Peter Carlisle

Colette Gomoto and Peter Carlisle

Honorable Sabrina McKenna (in the background:  Valerie Ito, Honorable Rhonda Nishimura and TJ Quan)

Honorable Sabrina McKenna (in the background: Valerie Ito, Honorable Rhonda Nishimura and TJ Quan)

“Mufi Train Riders”:  Honorable Rhonda Nishimura, TJ Quan, Valerie Ito and Peter Carlisle

“Mufi Train Riders”: Honorable Rhonda Nishimura, TJ Quan, Valerie Ito and Peter Carlisle