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Bank of Hawaii Foundation Contributes $25,000 to Typhoon Yutu Relief Efforts

Saturday, October 27, 2018


Bank of Hawaii Foundation today announced contributions totaling $25,000 to help relief efforts underway in Saipan, due to Typhoon Yutu.

The American Red Cross, Pacific Islands Region will receive $15,000 and $10,000 will go to The Salvation Army-Hawaiian and Pacific Islands Division.

“We recognize that the devastation is widespread and recovery efforts will be extensive, and our thoughts are with all those who have been affected,” said Momi Akimseu, Bank of Hawaii Foundation president. “Humanitarian work by The American Red Cross and The Salvation Army are already underway, and the agencies will help to ensure that these funds are directed to people and areas with the highest need.”