ARDA Hawaii Donates $2,500 to Kona Hospital Foundation


The Hawaii Chapter of the American Resort Development Association (ARDA) has donated $2,500 to the Kona Hospital Foundation. This is a foundation that supports the health and wellness of the community and visitors by making sure that Kona Community Hospital can offer the best medical care possible to all who need it.

Mitchell A. Imanaka, the ARDA Hawaii chairman and managing principal of Imanaka Asato LLLC, commented:

“Kona Community Hospital is an important community resource, serving both residents and visitors. ARDA-Hawaii is pleased to support the Kona Hospital Foundation’s mission to improve Kona Community Hospital by funding medical technology, expanded services and enhanced facilities.”

Over the past three years, the ARDA Hawaii Chapter has donated $7,500 to the Kona Hospital Fund.

Founded in 1984, the Konda Hospital Foundation is a nonprofit corporation that accepts gifts and gets donations for new medical technology, expanded services, and better facilities for the Kona Community Hospital. Since the start, they have donated more than five million dollars towards a number of projects to ensure the people of West Hawaii have access to a progressive hospital environment that offers the best in healthcare.

ARDA Hawaii is the local chapter of American Resort Development Association. In Hawaii, timeshare units account for 13 percent of the state’s lodging and thousands of jobs. ARDA is the national timeshare trade association and is committed to supporting the communities where their resorts are. They do this through events, monetary and in-kind donations, and various volunteer opportunities.

Learn more about ARDA by visiting their website.