Our Mission

Ho'omana assists the emotionally, mentally, physically challenged and those with disabilities by partnering with them as they go after every opportunity to reach their maximum potential. 

Ho'omana is derived from the Hawaiian word:
~ Ho'o-Causive prefix (one that produces a result.

~ Mana-Authority, power, might.​



Ho'omana's primary focus is using the Thrift Store as a "training site" for individuals in job-transferable skills that can be applied to future employment, life skills, financial literacy, and  personal growth and development.

Mentoring & Empowering Kaua'i Teens and Adults

Adult Programs

Working with DHS's First-to-work program, Adult, Juvenile and Drug courts. TANF, Aiu Like and other community resources Ho'omana provides opportunities for constructive, meaningful work experiences and training.

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Youth Programs

Ho'omana participants from Kapa'a and Kauai High schools become skilled in basic life and job skills. Developing a sense of being dependable, reliable and responsible members of their community

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Be sure to visit our "Faces Of Success" and Testimonials page to hear first hand how Ho'omana has impacted the lives of so many people.

To stay up to date on what's happening at Ho'omana or have a question, be sure to Contact Us!

We Could Use Your Help!

Will You Partner With Us To Make A Difference In Our Community?

Please Support Our Efforts to Continue And Improve Our Life Skills Training For Those On Our Island Who Need it MOST!  Your gifts & donations are greatly appreciated and are tax deductible.

Every little bit helps!  Mahalo for your support!

Ho'omana is a 501c3 non-profit; Federal ID No. 80-0090166