The Honolulu Community College family gathered on Thursday, March 1, 2018 to honor a community partner, Hawthorne Cat, and to celebrate these distinguished alumni. This yearʻs event, Celebrate! 2018 took place at the Pomaikaʻi Ballrooms at the Dole Cannery.

This yearʻs distinguished alumni are:


  • Robert “Bobby” Ayonon, Apprenticeship RAC 1983
  • Jerald “Kimo” Alama Keaulana, Liberal Arts 1984
  • Kurt Kendro, Administration of Justice 1987
  • Manuel P. Neves, Fire Science 1984
  • Robert Silva, Automotive Technology 2004
  • Deborah Lee Keala Spencer-Chun, Liberal Arts 1985
  • Arthur Blasie Tolentino, Sheetmetal and Plastics Technology 1985

With music, congratulatory speeches, and a silent auction whose proceeds went to the Honolulu CC general scholarship endowment fund, attendees had a great time!

To view pictures from Celebrate! 2018  by visiting our Flickr album.  39817968535_4313c30dc5_o.jpg

Source: UH News 
Photo credit: The UH Foundation