Empower the Palace

Aloha Kakou!

As part of the Hawai‘i Pono‘ī Coalition’s first annual Hawaiian History Month to celebrate Queen Liliuokalani’s 182nd Birthday on September 2, they have launched a special Empower the Palace fundraising effort to support The Friends of Iolani Palace.

During the 5-week Empower The Palace campaign, donors will receive special gifts at various giving levels as a mahalo for their generosity. Quantities are limited! Our deepest appreciation to Maile Meyer and Na Mea Hawai‘i for the incredible donation of these items.

Donation Levels

  • $50 - $249 Kahili Level
    Receive historical reproduction of Hawai‘i Pono‘ī sheet music and Uluhaimalama pamphlet ($10 value)*

    Limited to the first 100 donors

  • $250 - $499 Ahuula Level
    Receive copy of Diaries of Queen Liliuokalani hardcover book ($40 value)*

    Limited to the first 20 donors

  • $500+ Lei Niho Palaoa Level
    Receive copy of Kūʻē Petitions: A Mau Loa Aku Nō hardcover book ($148 value)*

    Limited to first 40 donors

  • Kokua
    Donate another amount not listed to support The Friends of Iolani Palace

* Donors may arrange to have their gifts picked up at Na Mea Hawai‘i or mailed to them. Please specify your preference on the donation form. Quantities are limited and will be awarded in the order that donations are received.

Pick-Up Location:

Na Mea Hawai‘i / Native Books
1200 Ala Moana Blvd Suite 270, Honolulu
Phone: (808) 596-8885
Email: info@nameahawaii.com

Hours (COVID hours):
Monday through Saturday 11A - 4P
Sunday call store to confirm if staff is present

Mahalo for your support of this important cultural epicenter of the Hawaiian Kingdom.

Donation Form

Empower the Palace Donation Form
Gift Delivery Option (for qualifying donations only and while supplies last)


Na Mea Hawai‘i is located at:
1200 Ala Moana Blvd Suite 270
Honolulu, HI 96814



Learn More

For more information about virtual programs being offered in September, visit hawaiianhistorymonth.org.