HBC 2021 Bi-Annual January ZOOM Gathering

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ZOOM is the new venue continuing on for the meeting of HBC members as we traverse into the new year. To recap in the HBC 2021 Bi-Annual January, 21 meeting, we pulled together a (Click to OPEN) presentation noting some of the happenings in East Maui through 2020, including:

  • HanaMaui.com launched in January
  • Hana Farmers Market launched in February
  • The Hana Maskmakers Group, Project Ho’omana, Hana Fresh and others work to support the community through this COVID-19 pandemic
  • Hana Maui Hotel reopened under management of Hyatt
  • Local online businesses brought their offerings online, including Hasegawa General Store & Hana Coast Gallery
  • The Hana Roadshow Event happened in August, which was a collaboration of local food entrepreneurs, the HBC, HFUU – Hana Chapter, and the UH Maui College Food Innovation Center
  • Headway is being made for a bikepath along the Hana Highway!
  • Hanaside News published their last issue under the management of Doris Buckley, and relaunched in December under Amanda Mori’s leadership.
  • HBC is in the process of transforming the organization to a 501c3; and to build our membership base and encourage participation, through July 2021 we are offering free membership renewals – Go to https://hanamaui.com/hbc/ to join or renew your membership TODAY!

We look forward to 2021 bringing new avenues of community workforce development and a better curated visitor experience!

Malama Pono,

Heidi, President of Hāna Business Council