The Hawaiian Affairs Caucus of the Democratic Party of Hawai‘i

Invites you to attend the panel discussion
Brought to you by the King Kamehameha V Judiciary History Center
In partnership with Ulu Lehua Scholars Program at the
William S. Richardson School of Law

100 Years of the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act:
Legacy, Opportunities, Challenges

Wednesday, June 30, 2021
5:30-7:00 PM (HST)

As this year marks the 100th anniversary of the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act (HHCA), the King Kamehameha V Judiciary History Center will be holding a panel discussion by members of the Native Hawaiian Legal Corporation (NHLC). This event will enable participants to learn about the legacy, opportunities, and challenges of the HHCA. The NHLC mission is to advocate for identity and cultural rights, customs, and practices of the Native Hawaiian culture to assure they are preserved in perpetuity.


Panelists for this event:

Summer Lee Haunani Sylva
Executive Director

David Kauila Kopper 
Director of Litigation

Ashley Kahoʻominoʻaka Kaiao Obrey
Legal Practice Administrator/Staff Attorney

Henderson Huihui
Equal Justice Works Fellow/Staff Attorney

Please note: While the Hawaiʻi State Judiciary is providing a venue for diverse discussion, the speakers’ remarks do not necessarily represent opinions of the Judiciary, the Hawaiian Affairs Caucus, and/or the Democratic Party of Hawaiʻi.