The ‘Ohana Mission
E Ho‘ohanohano a E Ho‘omau. . . To Honor and To Perpetuate
Ka ‘Ohana O Kalaupapa, an ‘ohana of Kalaupapa residents, their family members and friends, is dedicated to promoting the value and dignity of every individual forcibly relocated to Kalaupapa since 1866.
THE MUSIC OF KALAUPAPA
The rich history of music written at Kalaupapa was celebrated by some of Hawai`i’s most well-known musicians in a virtual concert, “The Music of Kalaupapa,” which originally aired on October 17 -- and is still available on Facebook and YouTube for viewing through Sunday, October 25. The event is sponsored by Ka ‘Ohana O Kalaupapa.
To produce this concert, Ka ‘Ohana O Kalaupapa received assistance from CARES Act funding made possible by the Hawai`i Council for the Humanities and the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Play our 5-minute video for an introduction to the history of Kalaupapa and her people.