Na Wai Iwi Ola
The ancient waters of life
Kumu Keala and the members of Na Wai Iwi Ola feel very strongly about the importance of giving back to the community. One of the ways we do this is by participating in events to raise awareness or funds for community or cultural resources.
Ho'oulu Community Farmers Market
Kumu Keala Ching was recently named
as the recipient of this year's
Vocational Award of Professional Excellence
by the Rotary Club of Kona Mauka
Kumu Keala appeared at the Professional Excellence Luncheon to accept the award and the donation of $1000 to Na Wai Iwi Ola Foundation that was made in Kumu's name by the Rotary Club of Kona Mauka.
Kumu Keala was recognized for his outstanding personal and professional achievements, high ethical standards, passion and commitment to our community and his vocation, and his support of the Rotary concept of Service Above Self.