Alsco Uniforms Donates $50,000 to Maui Strong Fund

Posted December 8, 2023 at 11:02 am

At Alsco Uniforms’ recent Managers Meeting in Maui, the company announced a donation of $50,000 to the Hawai’i Community Foundation’s Maui Strong Fund. This philanthropic initiative will provide vital financial resources for both immediate and long-term recovery efforts in the wake of the destructive Maui wildfires that occurred in August 2023.

The Maui Strong Fund, which Hawai’i Community Foundation administers, serves as a beacon of hope for communities grappling with the aftermath of the devastating wildfires. The $50,000 contribution from Alsco Uniforms aims to assist affected individuals and places, fostering resilience and aiding in the reconstruction of Maui’s vibrant landscapes.

“Alsco Uniforms is deeply invested in the well-being of the communities we serve,” said Alsco Uniforms Honolulu Branch General Manager Brian Arkle. “The Maui Strong Fund aligns with our values, and we are honored to contribute to the restoration and rebuilding efforts in the aftermath of the Maui wildfires. Together, we can make a meaningful impact on the lives of those affected. Alsco Uniforms has been part of the Hawaiian community since 1964 and wants to ensure the communities it serves are taken care of when it needs support the most.”

Harmony Hallas, donor relations officer for Hawai’i Community Foundation, said that, “We’re very appreciative of Alsco Uniforms commitment to Maui by holding their Managers Meeting at the Hyatt Regency Resort in Maui and providing this additional support to help the families recover from this tragedy.”

The Maui Strong Fund of the Hawai’i Community Foundation is providing financial resources to support the immediate and long-term recovery needs for the people and places affected by the Maui wildfires. HCF works in close collaboration with federal, state and county agencies, nonprofit organizations, and community members to get an understanding of the evolving priorities on the ground and deploys grants to address unmet needs.

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