This is part of a larger ongoing initiative at Hawthorne called “Hawthorne Kahaw”. He named the company’s ongoing giving initiative Kahiau, because the meaning aligns with its mission, which is to “help our customers build better communities”.
Kat Hawthorne More than 200 food and service banks support home meals for seniors and individuals with disabilities to help tackle the sharp rise in hunger across communities across the country.
Hawthorne, through its partnership with Aloha United Way, has donated $50,000, with two recipients the Hawaii Food Bank and Hawaii Meals on Wheels to Kupuna to counter the sharp rise in food insecurity.
The launch of this fund with Aloha United Way is part of Hawthorne Cat’s ongoing community benefit efforts.
“This time of year should be a time of joy, and the more families, seniors, and people with disabilities we can help put food on the table, the stronger our communities will be,” said Bobby Whitworth, GM, Pacific. From Hawthorne Cat. “We chose to partner with Aloha United Way because we can easily direct resources to partner agencies that already serve communities that have a statewide presence. Agencies really communicate well between islands, and they can funnel food, information or money to where they will deliver the most impact.”
This is part of a larger ongoing initiative at Hawthorne that it calls “Hawthorne Kahaw”. He named the company’s ongoing giving initiative Kahiau, because the meaning aligns with its mission, which is to “help our customers build better communities”.
In Hawaii, Kahiau means giving generously or lavishly with heart without expectation of return. Hawthorne Cat hopes its Kahiau initiative will inspire additional funding partners to join this effort and contribute.
For more information, visit https://www.hawthornecat.com/kahiau-giving-to-hawaiis-communities/
About Hawthorne Cat
Hawthorne Cat is the authorized dealer for Cat construction and power equipment in San Diego, Hawaii, Guam, Saipan and American Samoa. Hawthorne sells, rents and provides parts, services, training and emissions solutions for various industries including general building construction, landscaping, marine, paving and power generation.
For more information, visit https://www.hawthornecat.com/.