Teresa F. Hughes Trust

The Trustees’ general policy is to consider one request a year from qualified tax-exempt 501 (c) (3) charitable organizations within the State of Hawaii serving the community. Grants are intended to provide financial assistance to eligible adults and children.

Teresa F. Hughes Trust provides grants to community-based service organizations, distributing funds in the form of financial assistance to improve and enhance the lives of qualified adults and children.

The trust does not award grants to individuals, endowments, for reserves purposes, deficit financing, or multiple-year funding.

Area Served: Hawaii - Statewide
Proposal Due: April 30th

Foundation Documents

Foundation Documents

Historical Background (PDF)

Program Information

Support is provided in the form of PIN (Persons In Need) grants to assist qualified individuals in the State of Hawaii.

Fields of Interest

  • Health and Human Services

Specific Eligibility Criteria

  • Adults who are at least 70 years of age, in financial need, and in ill health.
  • Children who are under 18 years of age, in financial need, and have been abused, neglected or abandoned or resides in a household where abuse has occurred. 
  • All individuals served must reside in Hawaii.


Foundation Documents for Program Grants

Grant Application Information (PDF)


Apply online

Enter Code: TFHTPG

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