Eco-Retreat & Permaculture Center on the Big Island

Donate Today

Does your passion for sustainability, permaculture, clean food, health and personal growth match ours? There are many ways to make a difference with us including donations, sponsorships, volunteering, gifts of stock, and amazon smile.

Hawaiian Sanctuary is a 501(c)(3) non-profit that requires the generosity of individuals, foundations, and corporations to supplement our mission and vision. Your gift enhances and supports the experience of our participants and extends wellness and sustainable practices out into the world.

15135606_10209712948572784_1870120159_nYour tax-deductable contribution will go directly toward:

  • Preserving Hawaiian Culture and ancient growing methods
  • Management of invasive species and safeguarding our bird sanctuary
  • Expanding our tropical food forest
  • Permaculture implementation and education
  • Supporting our enriching classes, workshops, events and trainings
  • Increasing the health of our guests through wellness services.
  • Expanding our non-profit efforts to help people from all over the globe
  • And much more.

Ways to Give


  1. Contribute online with ease using your credit card via Paypal below (Paypal account not required):

  2. Contact Steve Lund at Hawaiian Sanctuary via 1-800-309-8010 or
  3. Mail your check to:

Hawaiian Sanctuary
PO Box 1222
Pahoa, HI 96778
United States

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Many employers match gifts that their employees make to nonprofits. Ask your human resources office for more information. Check this list of companies to see if your employer matches your contribution.

Amazon Smile

Shop via AmazonSmile with Hawaiian Sanctuary as your designated charity and Amazon will make a donation directly to us! Get started...

Corporate Sponsorship

Corporate sponsors who offer financial support and in-kind goods and services to Hawaiian Sanctuary has many benefits. Contact us for more information today.

15086398_10209713071575859_1797523651_nGifts of Stock

You can donate Securities or stocks to Hawaiian Sanctuary that have been held more than one year and have increased in value. You are entitled to deductions for the fair market value of the stock on the date of the gift, plus you pay no tax on the capital gain value of the gift shares. You may be able to take a deduction of up to 30 percent of your adjusted gross income. Consult your tax advisor to discuss how this strategy can best benefit you and Hawaiian Sanctuary.

Planned Giving

Planned gifts play an important role in the longevity of Hawaiian Sanctuary. Planned gifts include naming Hawaiian Sanctuary in your will and making Hawaiian Sanctuary a beneficiary of a life insurance policy or retirement plan, among other opportunities.


Interested in being a part of this fun?

Volunteer with us and for each shift you will receive:
1) One single use pass to classes/events/amenities at Hawaiian Sanctuary (yoga, permaculture, use of our gym or spa, dance events. See our calendar. )
2) One chef prepared ohana meal from our land during your shift. (Only good on volunteer day.)

We have availability for 7-11:30 and 11:30-4 shifts Monday-Friday as well as times for weekend event support*.

Some exciting things you will do as a Volunteer:
* Help during our Yoga Teacher Training
* Harvest food from the land and Garden Care
* Help Prepare Farm to Table Cuisine, Meal Service & Clean up including dishes
* Support Events, Classes and the Laka Lounge Cafe.
* Vibe with the Positive and High Energy
* and more!

If this karma yoga service opportunity is calling you, please contact us with your preferred days and times for scheduling: or toll free (800) 309-8010.

Mahalo for bringing your best self!

*shift times may change depending on the needs for each day.

Hawaiian Sanctuary, is qualified as a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Contributions are tax-deductible, as allowed by the law. No taxable goods or services are provided in consideration of gifts, unless stated otherwise.

Donate Today!