Hilo, Hawaii– October 26, 2012
Ohana Fuels helps youth development in Hawai’i County – Ohana Fuels partners with the Boys and Girls Club and donates $4,936.60.
Ohana Fuels, a TOP TIER™ brand of Hawaii Petroleum Inc., recently donated $4,936.60 to the Boys and Girls Club of the Big Island.
As part of an ongoing commitment, Ohana Fuels will continue to partner with non-profit organization that serve the needs of those living in our community by donating a portion of the proceeds from every gallon purchased at Ohana Fuels locations.
“The name ‘Ohana represents a philosophy toward our employees, customers and the communities we serve”, said Kimo Haynes, President of Hawaii Petroleum Inc. “It’s through the continued support of our extended Ohana that our charitable contributions program is possible”.
“Ohana Fuels branded its first location in April of 2012 at Minit Stop Puainako followed by Minit Stop Leilani, Minit Stop Keaau and Minit Stop Laupahoehoe. As we expand our branded locations we will continue to partner with non-profit organizations in a significant way”, said Mark Leong, General Manager, Hawaii Petroleum Inc.
Ohana Fuels is a TOP TIER™ brand of Hawaii Petroleum Inc. Hawaii Petroleum Inc. has been a leading independent distributor of petroleum products and lubricants on the island of Hawaii since 1970. A dedicated group of 30 employees reside on the Big Island and provide the backbone of Ohana Fuels/HPI’s local operations, with offices, warehouses and terminal operations in both Hilo and Kona.
TOP TIER™ Detergent Gasoline is the premier standard for gasoline performance. The EPA requires that all gasoline sold in the U.S. contain a detergent additive. In order to meet TOP TIER™ Detergent Gasoline standards, a higher level of detergent is needed than what is required by the EPA. Clean engines help provide optimal fuel economy and performance and reduced emissions. Also, use of TOP TIER™ Detergent Gasoline will help reduce deposit related concerns.
The Food Basket is an island wide, supplemental food network that collects and distributes nutritious, high quality food to low income households, the working poor, the disabled, the ill, senior citizens, children’s programs and other charitable organizations that serve this population.