The Maui Hotel & Lodging Association raised more than $21,000 to support youth scholarships during its 16th annual Excellence in Education golf tournament held Aug. 24 at the Wailea Old Blue Golf Club.
The event raised funds for the following scholarship programs: Academy of Hospitality & Tourism at Baldwin, Lahainaluna and Maui high schools; University of Hawaii Maui College Culinary Arts and Hospitality & Tourism; the MHLA Member Scholarship Program; and Maui Junior Golf.
"The Maui Hotel & Lodging Association is committed to giving back to the community by providing valuable opportunities to Maui County's future business leaders," said Carol Reimann, executive director. "We are pleased to raise much-needed funds to invest in our youth and provide them with the necessary tools to make educated choices.
H.P. Baldwin High School Foundation members Bradford Ing (from left), Dennis Hinahara, Lisa Judge and Desiree Ting were the winning team at the Maui Hotel & Lodging Association's Excellence in Education golf tournament Aug. 24 at the Wailea Old Blue Golf Club.
"The students who benefit from our efforts are the future of Maui - it's important that we provide opportunities to help maximize their potential and support workforce development."