JTB Goodwill Foundation Endows KCC Culinary Scholarship Fund with $40,000 Donation

March 09, 2022

Pictured from left to right: Lena Young, JTB Goodwill Foundation board director and treasurer; Linh Hoang Poe, senior director of development for Kapi‘olani Community College; endowed scholarship recipients Jose Zavalia, Micah Davis, and Serey Panha Sok; Hiroyuki “Keith” Kitagawa, former president of the JTB Goodwill Foundation; Dean John Richards of Kapi‘olani Community College; and Tetsuya “Ted” Kubo, president of the JTB Goodwill Foundation.

The JTB Goodwill Foundation presented a $40,000 check to the University of Hawai‘i Foundation to fund its endowed scholarship which provides support to aspiring hospitality students enrolled in Kapi‘olani Community College’s Culinary Institute of the Pacific. The presentation was made at the JTB Goodwill Foundation’s Annual Golf Tournament on December 9, 2021, at the Hawaii Prince Golf Club.

The JTB Goodwill Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to support the exchange of cultural values and relationships between Hawai‘i, Japan and other countries in the Asia-Pacific Region.

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