Children's Festival at Ko Olina Resort Raises $50,000 for Cancer Center

  • June 01, 2023
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More than 700 children and their ‘ohana enjoyed a fun-filled evening at Ko ‘Olina Beach for the Ko ‘Olina Children’s Festival. The event raised $50,000 for the new Martha B. Smith Cancer & Infusion Center at Kapiʻolani Medical Center for Women & Children. Proceeds will help Kapiʻolani expand its cancer care through the new cancer and infusion center.

Pictured (from left) are Dawn Dunbar, senior vice president of philanthropy, Hawaiʻi Pacific Health; Gidget Ruscetta, chief operating officer, Kapiʻolani Medical Center for Women & Children; Chynna Stone Showe, vice president, The Resort Group and Kapiʻolani Health Foundation board member; and Kapiʻolani cancer patient Cruz Bitanga and his father, Ed Bitanga. PHOTO COURTESY HAWAIʻI PACIFIC HEALTH

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