WAILUKU, MAUI – Maui Family Support Services, Inc. is the recipient of Ohana Fuels “Fuel Up, Do Good” program for the second quarter of 2015. A portion of fuel sales at all Maui Ohana Fuels locations in the amount of $8,214.38 was donated to MFSS. Ohana Fuels also provided materials for 3 car washes that were held in April, May and June. Proceeds of the car washes also benefitted MFSS and contributed an additional $1,058.00 to Maui Family Support Services.
“Because of the Ohana Fuel Do Good Donation, Maui Family Support Services, Inc. was able to hold a Staff Retreat for 75 employees to renew their commitment to the mission of MFSS, to learn about Hawaiian cultural practices, and update the strategic plan for the agency. MFSS served over 6,100 people in FY 2015 in the islands of Maui, Moloka`i and Lana`i. MFSS completed over 4,200 home visits, over 1,000 referrals to community resources, 72 socializations/family days, and 200 group sessions with youth, parents, resource caregivers and fathers.”
MFSS has served Maui County children and families for over 34 years providing a variety of services to strengthen families. “We are honored to be selected in this wonderful program of Ohana Fuels. Their donation will help our agency in supplementing much needed funding for the services we provide in Maui County,” states Edeluisa Baguio-Larena, CEO of MFSS.
Maui Family Support Services is a private, non-profit agency incorporated in 1980 to provide early childhood development services to families on Maui. The agency has provided over 34 years of continuous service to residents of Maui County. MFSS’ mission is to promote healthy family functioning by providing supportive services that build on family strengths utilizing our collective resources toward the prevention of child abuse and neglect. Its prime directive is to utilize its collective resources toward the prevention of child abuse and neglect. The agency serves the islands of Maui, Lana`i and Moloka`i. Please visit www.mfss.org for additional information about the agency.
“The mission of our Giving Program is to help meet the needs of the communities we serve by supporting nonprofit organizations that improve overall quality of life. Ohana Fuels proudly sponsors programs that enhance the vitality of our neighborhoods, celebrate our community’s success, and support local charities”, said Kimo Haynes, President of Hawaii Petroleum, Inc.
Ohana Fuels is Hawaii Petroleum’s retail fuel brand that provides competitively priced, quality fuels at safe, clean, and convenient locations including eight stations on the island of Maui, and five stations on the island of Hawaii. Certified as a TOP TIER™ fuel provider, Ohana Fuels meets the premier standard of gasoline for optimum performance and fuel efficiency. Hawaii Petroleum is committed to making a positive contribution to the communities in which our Ohana Fuels stations operate, and gives local residents a way to support the community with every tank of gas they purchase.