Hawaii Island District

Temples

Honpa Hongwanji Hilo Betsuin
398 Kilauea Avenue
Hilo, HI 96720
Ph: 961-6677 | Fax: 935-9677
webmaster@hilobetsuin.org
www.hilobetsuin.org

Honohina-Papaaloa Hongwanji Mission
32‑896 Malamalahoa Highway
P.O. Box 72
Ninole, HI 96773

Honokaa Hongwanji Mission
45-516 Lehua Street
P.O. Box 1667
Honokaa, HI 96727
Ph: 775-7232 | Fax: 775-0594

Honomu Hongwanji Mission
28-1658 Government Main Rd.
P.O. Box 38
Honomu, HI 96728
Ph: 963-6032 | Fax: (808)963-6812
honomuhongwanji@netscape.com

Kamuela Hongwanji Mission
65-1110 Mamalahoa Highway
P.O. Box 367
Kamuela, HI 96743
Ph: 885-4481

Kohala Hongwanji Mission
53-4300 Akoni Pule Highway
P.O. Box 26
Kapaau, HI 96755
Ph: 775-7232

Kona Hongwanji Mission
81-6630 Mamalahoa Highway
P.O. Box 769
Kealakekua, HI 96750
Ph: 323-2993 | Fax: 323-9815
konahongwanji@twc.com
www.konahongwanji.org

Naalehu Hongwanji Mission
95-5695 Mamalahoa Highway
P.O. Box 131
Naalehu, HI 96722
www.naalehuhongwanji.org

Paauilo Hongwanji Mission
43-1477 Hauola Road
P.O. Box 104
Paauilo, HI 96776
Ph: 776-1369

Pahala Hongwanji Mission
96-1123 Pa-au-au Place
P.O. Box 97
Pahala, HI 96776
Ph: 928-8253

Papaikou Hongwanji Mission
27-378 Old Mamalahoa Hwy.
P.O. Box 20
Papaikou, HI 96781
Ph: 964-1640

Puna Hongwanji Mission
16-592 Old Volcano Road
P.O. Box 100
Keaau, HI 96749
Ph: 966-9981 | Fax: 966-7732
punahongwanji.org

2022 Calendar

Feb 19 Spring Board Meeting (held via zoom)
March 5 Spring Federation Representative Assembly (held via zoom)
April 23-24 14th State BWA Membership Conference (hosted by Maui and to be held via zoom)
October 9 Clergy Appreciation Day
October 29 Fall General Membership Meeting (hosted by Puna, tentatively in person)
          and Educational Seminar (hosted by Hilo)

Officers, Committee Chairs & Unit Presidents

For 2021-2022

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Officers:
President Ellen Okano (Hilo)
Immediate Past Pres. Linda Nagai (Kona)
1st Vice President Lynn Higashi (Honokaa)
2nd Vice President Jane Iida (Hilo)
Secretary Linda Nagai (Kona)
Gen Fund Treasurer Carole Tsutsumi (Hilo)
Ass’t Treasurer Bessie Kubo (Hilo)
Auditors Deborah Fried (Hilo), Eileen Usagawa (Puna), Lynn Higashi (Honokaa), Claudia Chang (Kona)
Federation Director Carol Tsunezumi (Puna)
Minister/Advisor Rev. Kazunori Takahashi
Standing Committees/Chair
Bylaws & Policies Shawn Sato
Historian Sandra Tomiyama
Scholarship Stella Miyashiro
Student Exchange Jo Kim
Other Committees/Chair:
Buddhist Education Seminar Lynn Higashi
Dana Lynn Higashi
Membership Jane Iida
Publicity Jane Iida

Bylaws

Bylaws are available in two formats:
web page | PDF document