Our Impact

Giving Back to Ko‘olauloa and Oʻahu’s North Shore

The Turtle Bay Foundation operates within The Turtle Bay Resort, located on O‘ahu’s North Shore, one of the world’s most scenic peninsulas surrounded by 858 acres of natural coastlines and wild lands.

Charitable Giving

As a grantmaking and scholarship organization, the Turtle Bay Foundation partners with the community to sustain meaningful fundraising efforts delivering social change and environmental preservation for Ko‘olauloa and Oʻahu’s North Shore.
More than 250 of deserving youth have been awarded financial aid to pursue a college education, and more than 70 nonprofits have received grants to support programming in the areas of health care, housing, environmental stewardship, cultural and historic preservation and sports and recreational, all elements considered by the Foundation as necessary for a strong, thriving community.

Catch up on the Latest News from the Turtle Bay Foundation

Experiencing Hawai‘i through a Watercolor Lens with Local Artist Ashley Kaase

Experiencing Hawai‘i through a Watercolor Lens with Local Artist Ashley Kaase

Ashley Kaase is an O‘ahu-based watercolor artist whose work will be featured in the Kawela Art Gallery beginning March 2 through June 30. In this Q&A session, we learn about Ashley’s growth as an artist in Hawai‘i and how she receives inspiration from the lush environment around her. How does […]

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North Shore EVP Plants Seeds of Knowledge at Laulima Gardens Workshop

North Shore EVP Plants Seeds of Knowledge at Laulima Gardens Workshop

We are pleased to highlight the amazing work of the North Shore Economic Vitality Partnership (North Shore EVP) not only because the non-profit is a Turtle Bay Foundation grant recipient, but also because its members care for their very own Laulima Gardens plot. In January, North Shore EVP conducted a […]

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Scholarship Enables Student to Reach for the Stars

Scholarship Enables Student to Reach for the Stars

Leah Kaaua-Acorda, a student at Kapi‘olani Community College and North Shore native, dreams of becoming a registered respiratory therapist. As a multi-year scholarship recipient of the Turtle Bay Foundation, Leah was able to focus on her education without having to worry about how she afford tuition, books, and transportation to […]

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