Unites & strengthens the nonprofit sector as
a collective force to improve the quality of
life in Hawaiʻi

We are HANO

About HANO

There are thousands of nonprofits in Hawaiʻieach trying to make a difference on their own. The mission of the Hawaiʻi Alliance of Nonprofit Organizations (HANO) is to unite and strengthen the nonprofit sector as a collective force to improve the quality of life in Hawaiʻi.


Helping Hawaiʻi’s Nonprofits Thrive

Trainings & Events

HANO offers professional development opportunities to help you become more knowledgeable about nonprofit best practices and to help your organization become more effective and accountable.


All HANO members receive preferred pricing on nonprofitfriendly products and services


We provide professional, affordable consulting services to nonprofits of all sizes and in all stages of developmentfrom start-up to established organizations.

Annual Conference

HANOCON is our largest annual gathering of nonprofit professionalsas well as sector allies, supporters, and advocates–to network, learn, share ideas, collaborate, and partner.



Are you seeking grant opportunities or starting a nonprofit? HANO has created and developed resources for you to grow and expand your nonprofit services during all times and phases of your journey.

Member Highlights

Learn more about our featured members

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Makaha Learning Center

Our mission is to create opportunities for Native Hawaiians and the people of the Waiʻanae Coast through leadership, trades-training and outreach programs.

Lunalilo Home

Provides services to poor, destitute, and infirm people of Hawaiian blood as well as the economically and socially disadvantaged population.


An innovative nonprofit that prepares prison inmates for a successful reentry back into community living to reduce recidivism.

Our Community

What People Are Saying

HANO’s Job Bank

We support nonprofit job growth in Hawaiʻi through our job bank.

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