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  • RiseHI ‘Oihana Career Exploration Courses
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    RiseHI: ‘Oihana Career Exploration Courses
    risehi.com

    The ‘Oihana Career Exploration Courses project aims to empower Hawai‘i’s youth through interactive online courses featuring local professionals. It integrates real-world insights from various fields into the local educational curriculum, enhancing students’ understanding of career pathways and fostering informed career decisions.

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    WAI: Wastewater Alternatives & Innovations
    waicleanwater.org

    WAI's mission is to reduce sewage pollution from cesspools and restore healthy watersheds by providing innovative, affordable, and eco-friendly solutions to waste and wastewater management.

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    Drive Electric Hawai‘i
    www.driveelectrichi.com

    Drive Electric Hawai‘i (DEH) is a network led consortium of 16 public, private, and nonprofit signatories committed to building a broad coalition in support of this vision for renewable transportation; incenting and accelerating the deployment of EVs and an EV charging infrastructure that will support 100% renewable energy; and developing and deploying transactional and regulatory mechanisms that will enable the full value of electrified transportation.

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  • Social Impact Incubator Program
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    Social Impact Incubator Program
    www.siiphawaii.com

    The Social Impact Incubator Program develops the whole entrepreneur for a sustainable Hawai‘i. It is a five-month, cohort-based experience where participants build strong relationships with each other and with local innovators, dive deep on technical skill sets, access seed funding, and engage in meaningful, one-to-one mentorship.

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  • University of Hawai‘i at Manoa William S. Richardson School of Law
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    Island Leadership Lab
    www.law.hawaii.edu/article/new-island-leadership-lab-launched-law-school-empower-hawai‘i’s-next-generation-leaders

    In the Island Leadership Lab pilot, University of Hawai‘i William S. Richardson School of Law Dean Camille Nelson will be joined by Omidyar Fellows and several “Leaders in Residence” for an immersive leadership experience grounded in a curriculum specifically developed to prepare next-generation leaders for success.

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    Kuauli Digital Opportunities Initiative
    www.kuauliconnect.org

    This initiative utilizes a multi-disciplinary approach by working on immediate acquisition and distribution of hardware directly to keiki, kūpuna, and communities in need, as well as partnering in a statewide network to provide broadband access to unserved communities.

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