Living Treasures of Hawai’i™ Recognition Luncheon

fancy table set for 10 with flower centerpiece; photo by Ruth Tokumi

Event details

  • Saturday | February 13, 2016
  • 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Hilton Hawaiian Village, Coral Ballroom 2005 Kalia Road Honolulu, HI 96815

As part of our upcoming Legislative Assembly, the Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii will honor five individuals as the 2016 Living Treasures of Hawai’i™ at an Aloha Luncheon. The awards recognize the individuals’ personal and professional achievements and their contributions to the community. We welcome you to celebrate this honor with them.


  • Paul Leland Breese
  • Sooriya Kumar
  • Dr. Puakea M. Nogelmeier
  • Dennis Masaaki Ogawa, Ph.D
  • Lillian Noda Yajima

See honoree bios at Living Treasures.

Registration begins at 11:00 a.m.
Lunch and program at 12 p.m.


Early registration – $70.00 for payments received by January 31, 2016
Late registration – $85.00 for payments between February 1 – February 7, 2016


2016 Living Treasures Registration Form