Ama OluKai Foundation Founded in 2014, the Ama OluKai Foundation is a
non-profit 501 (c)(3) located in the State of Hawai‘i. The Foundation partners with other committed and
progressive organizations interested in the preservation of Hawaiian culture, and honors those who cultivate
cultural heritage and the Aloha spirit of Hawai‘i.
In correlation with other Hawaiian based organizations, The Foundation works to preserve land and ocean,
our communities, and maintain the Hawaiian culture and traditions. This is conducted through targeted
designed to explore ancestral past to present day. The Foundation provides encouragement to those who
from its partnerships to carry forward the spirit of giving for future generations.
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Certified B-Corporation OluKai heritage of good works stems from Hawaii’s
cultural value system. Since inception we have consciously guided our business practices with the ideas of:
Malama – by giving back to our community we support a collective effort greater than our own.
Island sustainability – those who live where resources are inherently limited naturally adopt practices that
efficient and sustainable.
In an effort to formalize our business practices we became a Certified B-Corporation in January 2014. We work
parallel with 1,000+ other Certified B-Corporations across 33 nations and 60 industries to revive social and
environmental performance standards. With our drive, we plan to create change across our communities and
To become a Certified B-Corporation, we meet the higher standards of social and environmental performance and
accountability. We’ve continued to increase our B-Corporation score with the implementation of new processes
procedures, as well as continuing to reinforce our current sustainable business practices.
OluKai makes the most impact in the following areas:
- Community: We are assessed on our relationship with local
includes community service and charitable giving, diversity, and relationships with our business
- Environment: We are evaluated on our environmental performance
usage, facilities (including manufacturing), materials and other resources. In particular, our selection
only Gold Certified tanneries to source our leather products helps to ensure we minimize waste water,
water based cements in manufacturing helps to reduce hazardous substances, and lastly building a quality
product that lasts longer helps to minimize our manufacturing footprint.
- Workforce: We are measured on our organization’s relationship with
workforce, which includes company culture, compensation, employee benefits, training and work
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The Conservation AllianceAs a member of The Conservation Alliance, OluKai
partners with others around a common purpose to protect wild places for their habitat and recreation values.
serve as a catalyst and direct our collective nature to seek out grassroots conservation plans.
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