Kohala Institute at ‘Iole is dedicated to catalyzing values-driven action and leadership.
Our mission is to provide opportunities for people to connect with the land and universal values for a better world.
We are the stewards of 2,400 acres in North Kohala on the Island of Hawai`i that includes the historic ahupua'a, ‘Iole.
We are guided by our core values GRACE.
Our initiatives focus on sustainability, education, arts & culture and contemplation.
We bring together East and West, sacred and secular, traditional and modern.
Gratitude - Recognize everything is a gift or a lesson.
Respect - Be open and truly listen.
Accountability - Take responsibility for ourselves and the impact of our actions.
Courage - Act with integrity.
Engagement - Contribute our gifts to benefit others.