Thank you for your interest in donating to the Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii. It is through the generous donations from our members and supporters that we are able to continue to spread the teachings of our founder, Shinran Shonin.


Online Donations

We do not store your information on our website, nor do we use your information for any marketing purposes.

Special Collection:
Western Japan Flood Disaster

Summer 2018 flooding throughout western Japan has killed over 220 people and dislocated many thousands. Members of 116 Jodo Shinshu temples were affected, with nearly 40 dead or missing. Temple members in Hawaii can help by making a donation to the:

  Western Japan Flood Relief Fund

Use the button to donate online. Or, make out a check to your Honpa Hongwanji temple in Hawaii and writing “Japan Flood Disaster” in the memo line. The special collection runs through August 31, 2018.

HHMH Donation via PayPal Giving Fund

Do you have a PayPal account? Consider making a donation for general support through the PayPal Giving Fund, which allows 100% of your donation to go to the Mission (no processing fees are subtracted).

NOTE: From November 28 through December 31, PayPal will add 1% to all donations made to the Mission using the button link below!
  General Donation
Through 12/31/2016, PayPal will add 1% to donations made through PayPal Giving Fund. Terms & conditions »

Standard PayPal Donations

The options below use PayPal for credit card processing, but you do not need a PayPal account to donate.

Note: After you click a button for a specific fund below, you will not see the fund name on the PayPal screens. Your donation will nevertheless be recorded for that fund with HHMH and on your emailed receipt.
  General Donation

Unrestricted donations to support the Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii and its programs. (To donate to a specific temple, you can click “Add special instructions to the seller” on the second page and type in the temple name.)

  Buddhist Study Center

Funds go to support programs at the Buddhist Study Center.

  Living Treasures Fund

This fund supports the Living Treasures of Hawai’i™ program which honors individuals who have made significant contributions toward enriching our society.

  Ministerial Training Fund

This fund provides assistance to ministerial aspirants as they strive to become a Hawaii Kyodan minister.

  Social Concerns Fund

Funds to support disaster relief aid, project grants, and other work of the HHMH Committee on Social Concerns.

  YESS Camp

Provides support for an annual Buddhist youth retreat. (YESS stands for Young Enthusiastic Shinshu Seekers.)

Other Donation Options

By U.S. Mail

You may make a check out to HHMH and mail it to:

Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii
1727 Pali Highway
Honolulu, HI, 96813


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Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and your donations are tax deductible to the maximum extent allowable by law.