Meet our Portfolio companies and their FoundHers

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Lanai Game Packaging is a service of breaking down freshly harvested game into professionally butchered cuts for local and visiting hunters to provide a more enjoyable hunting experience.

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Micah Velasco

Hawaii Vinegar & Spice Co specializes in crafting delightful sweet and tart drinking vinegars (Shrubs) and live, raw vinegars using seasonal off-grade and fresh local produce.

Hawaiian Vinegar - Josephine Askew

Poni Askew
Wahiawā, Oahu

Kai Cuisine is a small-scale pasta manufacturing company located in Hilo who supplies restaurants, hotels, and small retail stores all around the Hawai’i Island.

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Ashley Baxter
Hilo, Hawaiʻi Island

Kaae Farm specializes in supplying fresh-cut tuberose stems, heads, and lei to vendors across Hawai’i Island.Additionally, they offer shipping services to Maui and O’ahu when supply allows, ensuring their products reach a wider audience while maintaining a focus on local clientele.

Kaae Farms - Penny Kaae

Penny Kaae
Waimea, Hawaiʻi Island

Itsy Bitsy Keiki was started as a way to bridge the gap between the classroom and the home. Every educational product and printable is intentionally designed to support the development of keiki ages 0 to 5.

Isty Bitsy Keiki - Anuhea Medeiros

Anuhea Medeiros
Kula, Maui

Kaulana Mahina started with a Hawaiian moon calendar and expanded into researched based learning resources that other kumu and mākua could access to teach their keiki.

Kaulana Mahina - Haunani Miyasato

Haunani Miyasato
Puna, Hawaiʻi Island

Wailua Granola Co. is a small batch granola company which was founded in 2020 on the island of Kaua’i. We seen the need for granola that didn’t contain low quality oils, dried milk and other junk that isn’t necessary in a simple granola blend.

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Taleea Carvalho
Wailua, Kauaʻi

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[Ep-ik] Style is a collection of activewear and RTW. Not only is it for the active female but for every female. Breathable, skin like activewear really gives you the personality and motivation to be amped on life.


Sydney Yap Kalipi
Kaunakakai, Molokai

Kamuela Gourmet creates globally reimagined granola for the soul. It is handcrafted and made in small batches, while taking you on an adventure and redefining granola with vibrant cultural influences.


Dorene Centeio
Waimea, Hawaiʻi Island

Nostalgic Scents of Hawaiʻi by Haʻa & Co is a home and body fragrance line specializing in the natural aroma of Hawaiʻi’s beloved flowers.


Maliana Hamada
Lihue, Kauai

By providing a stylish nail product that is easy to use, long lasting and reflects diverse perspectives, Iwi Nails highlights the beauty and uniqueness of our diverse communities.


Līhau Willing
Pūkoʻo, Molokai

Island Swim is a Sustainable fashion label specializing in swimwear and resort wear. Each piece is made exclusively with shells handpicked on the island of Hawaiʻi.


Lilinoe Wedemeyer
Kealakekua, Hawaiʻi Island

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ʻĀina Organics supplies Cannabinol (CBD) skincare products from balms, body oil & soap. The CBD is sourced from sun-grown hemp on a local farm on the island of Kauaʻi.

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Grace Young
Kapaʻa, Kauai

Hawaiʻi Farm Trails is an app and website helping farm-to-table minded users discover farm-based experienced, markets and products, and provides food tree planting options.


Kālisi Mausio
Papaikou, Hawaiʻi Island

Kōkua Diaper is a Native Hawaiian wahine owned cloth diaper delivery/laundry service. They believe that together we can do our part to reduce our single-use waste.


Melelani Jones
Haiku, Maui

Polipoli Farms produces Polynesian crops grown in an agroforest. Their regenerative growing practices combine indigenous wisdom and modern knowledge.


Lehia Apana
Waiehu, Maui

Waimea Herb Co. is a family business providing locally grown, harvested, and handmade Hawaiian herbal teas, cultivated from the forests and plains of Hawaiʻi Island.

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Malie Sarsona
Waimea, Hawaiʻi Island