Proclamation

April has now been declared Leadership, Exploration, and Inspiration Month in the State of Hawaii! Very big mahalo to Hawaii Govenor, David Ige and Lt. Governor, Shan S. Tsutsui for recognizing ClimbHI and its intentions of teaching, guiding, and inspiring the...

Tourism Climbing high

Tourism Climbing high

Photo by: Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island Chef Michael Young of the Sheraton Kauai Resort, leads a line of Kauai Community College culinary arts students and other chefs in serving up Niihau Lamb during the ACF Breakfast at the Kauai Community College in this...

‘Pick me,’ says visitor industry

‘Pick me,’ says visitor industry

CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM The visitor industry is working hard to find the next generation of local hospitality workers. Kapiolani Community College students Anna Huertas, second from left, and Rita Barrientos talk with Julie Morikawa, right, and...

Workforce program reaches Kauai

Workforce program reaches Kauai

by Dennis Fujimoto - The Garden Island POIPU — Waimea High School student Kamryn Kenney was thrilled to be part of the Leadership, Exploration and Inspiration workforce development program Friday at the Sheraton Kauai Resort. “This is a great opportunity for hands-on...

The Program Expanded My Meaning of the Hospitality Industry

The Program Expanded My Meaning of the Hospitality Industry

Casey Anacleto                                                                                                                                                                                              Kauai High School Hospitality and tourism is a great and wide...

LEI Is Not A Program

LEI Is Not A Program

By  Deyvon Savaiigaea-Lee I want to express my sincere appreciation for giving my the opportunity to participate in this year's Leadership Exploration Inspiration (L.E.I) event. This is my second year participating and I certainly have gained so much knowledge and...

HTA featured: Utilizing My Time and Energy

HTA featured: Utilizing My Time and Energy

By Randi Lee Oxentine                                                                                                                                                                   Kauai High School When our time and energy is put to positive use, there will always...

HTA E- Bulletin: Leading, Exploring and Inspiring Aloha

HTA E- Bulletin: Leading, Exploring and Inspiring Aloha

By Carlyn Abramo                                                                                                                                                                             Mililani High School Hospitality extends so much further than an industry....

LEI 2013 Maui Program-April 2013

LEI 2013 Maui Program-April 2013

On April 3, 2013, ClimbHI held its inaugural LEI Maui Program in an effort to reach out to high school students on The Valley Isle. With over 120 students from three high schools in attendance, the program was a great success. The general sentiment was that the...

Social Media & Internet Marketing Internship

The Marketing Intern for ClimbHI is an exciting role that provides an opportunity to gain exposure to many businesses in Hawaii while assisting in providing visibility to LEI 2013 (April 3 on Maui; April 5 on Oahu), a workforce development program for over 500 high...

Leadership By Making LEI

On Wednesday, April 25th, ClimbHI, a non-profit organization, in partnership with the Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA), will be launching LEI, a new workforce development project for 300 high school students from economically disadvantaged areas on Oahu. Specifically...

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