Showcases from December, 2020 to present are supported in part by the Hawai‘i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts (SFCA), through appropriations from the Legislature of the State of Hawai‘i or grants from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA).
Showcases from January, 2022 to December, 2022, were supported in part by Hawai‘i Tourism Authority through the Kūkulu Ola Program, administered by the Hawai‘i Community Foundation.
Showcases from July, 2021 to present are supported in part by the Laurence H. Dorcy Hawaiian Foundaion.
Your tips to HIMELE go towards the production of these livestream events. Please support us so that we can continue to bring you these Livestream performances.
The following individuals have supported the 2022 Showcase Presentations by contributing to the virtual tip jar. A big Thank you to all our supporters! Your generous contributions are appreciated and will go a long way towards supporting future Showcase presentations.
Mark Mendes *
Janice Morikawa *
James Newberry *
Vickie Van Fechtmann
* Denotes multiple showcase contributor
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