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Friends of Hakalau Forest, National Wildlife Refuge is a 501 ( C ) ( 3 ) organization and is recognized as a tax exempt non-profit organization by the Federal government and the State of Hawaii. We appreciate and thank you for your membership and or your donation.

Please download a Membership/Donation Form, fill out, make checks payable to Friends of Hakalau Forest NWR and mail to:

Friends of Hakalau Forest, NWR
P.O. Box 6065
Hilo, HI 96720


Board Meetings will be held monthly; members wishing to attend should contact the Secretary, President or Vice President to confirm the meeting time and date.


The Annual Membership Meeting occurs in late January. Please check Events for exact date, location and time.


Members wanting to review minutes of Board meetings and reports may do so by contacting the Secretary, President or Vice President. 


Bylaws of the organization are available here

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Special offer for Members Only! Download an 'i'iwi call as a ringtone for your iPhone or an mp3 for other phones!

Contact us for other birdsong ringtones. Mahalo nui loa to Mark Kapono for his support for the Friends of Hakalau Forest!

Here's how to install the ringtones on your phone.