Big Brothers Big Sisters Hawaiʻi receive $1.9M from MacKenzie Scott

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    Little Brother Kyan Kamala gets help from Mayor Derek Kawakami in selecting the right ball Friday during the Big Brothers Big Sisters Bowl for Kids’ Sake fundraiser at the sold-out Kaua‘i Bowl in Rice Shopping Center in Lihu‘e.

HONOLULU — Big Brothers Big Sisters Hawai‘i has received an unrestricted donation from philanthropist MacKenzie Scott, enabling the organization to expand valuable one-to-one mentoring and support for youth during an especially vulnerable time in their lives.