Community Forums Supporter Benefits

Community Forums is a private non-profit organization. Our organization’s staff and board members are all volunteers, unpaid, and generously provide their time and resources to help fulfill the Organization’s mission.

Community Forums relies on your donations to enable the all-volunteer and non-profit organization to fulfill its mission of public education of the issues facing Hawaii and the world beyond.  You donation supports the Community of Hawai’i island and encourages greater public participation in the public policy issues that affect the big island and its island neighbors. A better informed and civically engaged public.

An annual donation of $25 or more will help Community Forums continue to host the West Hawaii Forum series, both as town hall meeting and expanded online access to all of  Hawaii and beyond through on-line access to past Forums, community conversations, and speaker presentations.  Your support also helps ensure Community Forums can provide you the highest quality Forum events and presenters.

Community donations have helped Community Forums to introduce in 2015 to the community online access to eForums, the on-demand access West Hawaii Forum events.  Further Community-oriented access features were added in 2016 further our mission of providing a complete on-line informational library source on the issues that matter most to the residents of Hawai’i. Streaming of Forums and accessing topics and important content means the West Hawaii Forum series is no longer be restricted by time, date, and event location. No matter where you are, through the internet you will have access to various Forum subjects and speaker presentations, as they become available.  Through the webs site you may now submit your question to presenters and comments on a specific forum, priorities, and recommendations regarding future Forum programs.

With your donation you will also receive by email an advance copy of Community Forums’ program plans for future forums.

By joining the Community Forums community with your donation you help to ensure that future Forum events better serve our island Community.