UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII FOUNDATION – Hawaiinuiakea Silent Auction
Auction Ends: Dec 1, 2021 11:59 PM HST

Food & Gourmet Items

Samoan Crab Ohana Pack from Heeia Fishpond

Item Number
Estimated Value
$100 USD
$130 USD to awe05e4e0

The winning bid will go to FrontStream Global Fund (tax ID 26-3265577), a 501c3 nonprofit organization, which will send the donation to UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII FOUNDATION (tax ID 990085260) on behalf of the winner.

Number of Bids
11  -  Bid History

Item Description

Ohana pack of 4 Samoan crabs from Paepae o Heeia in Kaneohe. Crab sizes range from 2-4 lbs each.

Paepae o Heeia is a private non-profit organization dedicated to caring for Heeia Fishpond – an ancient Hawaiian fishpond located in Heeia Uli, Koolaupoko, Oahu. Established in 2001 by a group of young Hawaiians, Paepae o Heeia works in partnership with landowner, Kamehameha Schools, to manage and maintain Heeia Fishpond for the community. Paepae o Heeia was established to malama Heeia Fishpond and serve as kiai to this precious resource and treasure.

Mahalo nui to Hiilei Kawelo for teaching the fishpond course called HWST 353 Malama Loko Ia.  In HWST 353 the students will study traditional Hawaiian fishpond management with hands-on experience at Heeia fishpond near Kaneohe, merging traditional Native knowledge and ways of seeing with Western science.

For more info about Hawaiian Studies courses visit the Kamakakuokalani Center for Hawaiian Studies website.


Item Special Note

This item is only for pickup on the island of Oahu at Paepae o Heeia. The winner will coordinate directly with Paepae o Heeia to arrange for pickup. Contact info will be shared with the winning bidder.

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