September 22, 2018
Historic Hawaii Foundation will recognize MATSON as the 2018 Kama‘āina of the Year. Matson will be honored at an award presentation on Saturday, September 22, 5:30 p.m. at the Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, in Waikiki. Matson is being recognized for its 136 years of providing service to the Hawaiian Islands and its role in establishing some of the most beloved historic buildings in Honolulu, including the Moana Surfrider and Royal Hawaiian Hotel.
Historic Hawaii Foundation's Kama‘āina of the Year award was established in 1988 to honor individuals or organizations that have contributed to preserving Hawaii's rich history and perpetuating the essence of Hawaii. The Kama‘āina of the Year program honors community members who have made unique and lasting contributions to preservation of Hawaii's historic places and culture. The award will be presented at the 44th annual fundraising benefit to support the programs and services of Historic Hawaii Foundation.
The Kama‘āina of the Year event includes a cocktail hour, dinner, tribute to the honorees and musical entertainment.
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