Welcome to our Y Service website. Here you will find valuable information about our Hawaii Region, US Area and International Y Service Clubs. You will especially learn about the exciting and dynamic activities of our Region’s programs and services. If you are a Y Service Member visiting our site or islands, please leave us an email message. We would love to hear from you. From all the members of the Hawaii Region Y Service Clubs, we say Mahalo nui loa… thank you very much for visiting us.
Phil Sammer, Regional Director Hawaii, 2018-2020
To be a worldwide fellowship of men and women of all faiths working together in mutual respect and affection, based on the teachings of Jesus Christ, and with a common loyalty to the Young Men’s Christian Association, striving through active service to develop, encourage and provide leadership to build a better world for all mankind.
The Hawaii Region Y Service Clubs (Y’s Men & Women’s Clubs), in partnership with the YMCA, shall provide leadership initiatives that contribute to stronger individuals, clubs, communities and a better world.
Nuuanu Y’s Men and Women’s Club welcomed Windward Y Service Club to join them in a Christmas party at the Pagoda Hotel on December 1, 2017.
Our Leaders. One Heads for Highest U.S. Area Post.
Bobby Stivers-Apiki has been named U.S. Area President-Elect and International Council Member-Elect of Y Service Clubs International. Bobby was photographed at the Hawaii Region Mid-Year Council Meeting at the Ilima Hotel in Waikiki. A long-time Y’s Man and YMCA director, Bobby is a member of the Hilo Y’s Men & Women’s Club and the Kaimuki Y Service Club. He served as Hawaii Regional Director 2014-2016. He’ll take on his national and international positions July 1, 2018. With him from left are Eddie Miwa, current Hawaii regional director, and Sharon Ishida, Hawaii regional director-elect, who will become regional director at the Hawaii Region Convention in May in Hilo, Hawaii.
A delegation from Hawaii attended the combined convention of Y Service Clubs U.S. Area, Canada and Caribbean in Las Vegas in August 2017 and had opportunities to meet Y Service Clubs International leaders because the International Council also met.
On May 12, 2017, the Hawaii Region’s Endowment Dinner was held at the Manoa Grand Ballroom. Entries for the international “Golden Book” were read and certificates awarded, new members were inducted and officers were sworn in at a very well-attended dinner.
A few pictures (about 100!) from the great 81st Convention of the Hawaii Region of Y Service Clubs International, held on the “Garden Island” of Kauai May 5-7. The convention activities included a special tribute to the East Kauai Y’s Men’s Club, chartered in 1950.
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