Campaign Stories

Get to Know the Native Plants of the Kosasa Community
Since the opening of the first half of Sidney and Minnie Kosasa Community for Grades 2 – 5, the young plants surrounding the buildings have flourished. The ground cover, shrubs and trees provide children with a native plant forest to explore and play in.
Instruments of Hope

A project that began as an exploration of sound waves turned into a life lesson on serving others.

Smart Furniture

Shift+ Furniture designer David Stubbs and his team paid a recent visit to Punahou to take an inventory of furniture and storage needs in preparation for the opening of the second half of the Sidney and Minnie Kosasa Community for Grades 2 – 5 in fall 2019. Stubbs is a former school administrator turned architect turned furniture designer who brings a keen eye into classrooms to assess the needs of our little ones.

NAIOP Kukulu Hale Sustainability Development Award Presented to Punahou
The Sidney and Minnie Kosasa Community was recently recognized as exemplary of sustainable development. The National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) recognized Nordic PCL Construction with the Kukulu Hale Sustainability Development Award from the Hawai'i chapter for their work on the Sidney and Minnie Kosasa Community for Grades 2 – 5, Phase 1a project.