He lamakū nō ʻoe nāna e hoʻā i ka ʻike me ka manaʻolana no Ka Lāhui.

No laila, mahalo iā ʻoe i kou kukui e hoʻomālamalama nei i ke alahula i hele ʻia a maʻa e nā kūpuna.

You are a torch that ignites knowledge and hope throughout our Lāhui. Set aglow by our kūpuna and carried forward by you, this torch provides inspiration and direction to our most precious waiwai–our keiki. Mahalo for providing the brightest of lights to illuminate the alahula well traveled by our ancestors and new trails for our lāhui as we holomua.

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As a symbol of our deep gratitude for all that you do, we hope you enjoy this specially designed pin featuring a lamakū, as a hōʻailona of the appreciation our Lāhui has for your esteemed role. We know that through your efforts in Hawaiian education you help to grow Aloha ʻĀina who will mālama and nurture our ‘ōpio, our future.

When you wear this pin, we hope it will remind you of your role in forwarding through education the light of knowledge wherever you go, wherever you teach. 


Tokens of Appreciation

We have found partners in the business community who are passionate about Hawaiian education and appreciate our kumu. They have joined the Mahalo e Nā Kumu campaign to provide you with a special retail discount in the month of May 2020.  Please take advantage of these discount codes and patronize businesses that support kumu and Hawaiian education.

Nā Mea Hawaiʻi

Sharing information about Hawaiian culture, language and traditions is what Nā Mea is all about and that’s why Kumu will receive a 25% discount off on all our books. It’s our makana to you! 

Also, a very special kumu discount to purchase a copy of the KŪʻĒ Petition- regularly priced at $148; for Kumu, just $80 (Up to five copies, regularly priced at $148. School purchase orders accepted. Use the code kumu2020 to redeem your discount online at Na Mea Hawaii.

Salvage Public

E nā kumu: Check out clothes and accessories that reflect a Hawaiian way of living!

Use the promo code kumu2020 to receive a 35% discount off of an entire purchase. Promo can be redeemed for a single transaction only. Shop online or at our South Shore Market location.

Kamehameha Publishing

Kamehameha Publishing wants to mahalo all our dedicated kumu. So this one’s for you, kumu! For the month of May, Kumu receive 30% off on all purchases plus free shipping and handling. Use the code kumu2020 to redeem your discount online at kamehamehapublishing.org. This offer cannot be used in combination with other offers.

Aloha Modern

Aloha Modern is a Hawaiʻi born lifestyle company that expresses aloha as a living legacy. Kumu are creating a legacy for our next generation so we mahalo our kumu!

E nā kumu, please take 15% off on all online purchases at alohamodern.com in the month of May. Use the code kumu2020 to redeem your discount online.

Hawaiian Island Cafe

For the month of May, all kumu can redeem coupon code kumu2020 for a free coffee or smoothie with the purchase of a meal at Hawaiian Island Cafe.

41-1537 Kalanianaʻole Hwy, Waimanalo