Maryknoll School’s 16th Annual Monsignor Charles A. Kekumano Award and Scholarship Dinner


May 3, 2014
5:00 pm


Maryknoll School’s 16th Annual Monsignor Charles A. Kekumano Award and Scholarship Dinner will recognize one noteworthy community leader and 15 exceptional student scholarship recipients for their community service and leadership.  

Musical prodigy and renowned pianist Ginny Tiu will be honored with the Noblesse Oblige Service Award for her dedication to the community. She is a longtime sponsor of underprivileged children, a volunteer who delivers meals to the elderly through Meals on Wheels, and a provider of foster care for dogs through the Hawaiian Humane Society.

Proceeds benefit Maryknoll’s Kekumano Scholarship Endowment Fund.

Attendees will:

  • Dine on an exquisite three-course meal and enjoy a cocktail hour.

  • Bid on an exotic seven-day trip to India, restaurant gift certificates, unique experiences and much more during the live and silent auctions.

  • Enter for a chance to win an “Instant Wine Cellar!” Two lucky winners will each receive 24 bottles of a variety of wines.



Saturday, May 3, 2014

Cocktails and Silent Auction begin at 5 p.m.

Dinner and Program begin at 6 p.m.

Complimentary self-parking

Registration: Sponsor Tables (seating for 10 guests) $2,500 to $25,000

Individual Seats $200

  • Register online, donate an auction item and/or make a monetary donation at

  • Or call (808) 952-7316

Background: The Noblesse Oblige Service Award was created in 1998 to honor the late Monsignor Charles A. Kekumano who exemplified Maryknoll’s motto meaning, “To whom much is given, much is expected.” Past honorees include Dr. Livingston M.F. Wong, James H. Gahler, Irmgard Farden Aluli, Cha and Jack Thompson, Nina Kealiiwahamana Rapozo, Dr. Jorge Camara, Gov. George Ariyoshi, Dr. Gabriel Wai Chiu Ma, Alfred M.K. Wong, Wally Yonamine, Peter Ng, Galen Ho, Dr. Lawrence Tseu, Dr. Thomas and Mrs. Mi Kosasa, and Larry Rodriguez. Founded in 1927 by the Maryknoll Sisters, Maryknoll School is Hawaii’s largest co-educational Catholic school serving students from kindergarten through grade 12.   

Cost $200 - $25,000

The Sheraton Waikiki Hotel
2255 Kalakaua Avenue
Honolulu, HI
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