East Maui Workforce Resources

Look here for links to current initiatives, partnerships and opportunities for East Maui residents

To submit updates or corrections, please email info@hanamaui.com

COUNTY SERVICES for Workforce Development

Maui American Job Center – The American Job Center is your One-Stop-Shop dedicated to providing free services to job seekers and employers, including job search assistance, personal career planning services, training opportunities, HireNet Hawaii support and a library resource center. 


Join the Hawaii Farmers Union – Hāna Chapter to join the larger local farming network focused on food sovereignty for Hawai’i and regenterative agricultural practices supporting generations to come!
East Maui Food Entrepreneurs! For information about having a booth at Friday’s Hana Farmers Market visit the website: https://hanafarmersmarket.org/
To inquire about being a vendor, please email info@hanafarmersmarket.org with your name, farm name and location, contact information, and products you are interested in selling.
Farm Loan Programs with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) 

Local representatives with the Farm Service Agency, Maui County Office are:

Darrin Vander Plas, Manager, Farm Loan Programs darrin.vanderplas@usda.gov (808) 214-1739

Guerin Earhart Program Technician, Farm Loan Programs guerin.earhart@usda.gov (808) 214-1741

Grant Opportunities

Office of Economic Development Grants


2024 Grants require a Letter of Intent in Advance of Grant Submissions

Here are the details (click the image to access a downloadable pdf)

MEO SPOTLIGHT & Community Events

HBC Monthly Community Meeting Discussion with:

  • Kaui (Mary) Brook and Dave Daly with MEO
  • Nichole Hutaff and Stacy Woodson with Valley Isle Excursions
  • Kimberly Thayer working with the State of Hawaiʻi Digital Equity Plan
Watch the video!