Pahoa is hurting: Merchants struggle to make ends meet following lava disaster - West Hawaii Today
The State of Hawaii Data Book ranked Hawaii the most expensive But you don't need statistics to see how hard it is to make ends meet The opposed to many people our generation who grew up with only one parent. Here are three people in Kona just keeping their heads above water. How do they cope and what “I'm not always able to make ends meet.”. Making Ends Meet Hawaii: What's That? I've always wanted to give people a helping hand, and now my dream is finally being realized!.
Teachers Moonlighting At the Territorial Hospital, according to reliable reports, a few male night shift workers were" holding fulltime jobs during the day. At least one was a construction laborer during the day.
Pahoa is hurting: Merchants struggle to make ends meet following lava disaster
Because he could not stay awake on his job; he had to drop his second job. Military personnel who are not included in civilian employment enter this field when they work part-time at service stations and other jobs.
Teachers sell books, pots and pans, insurance and novelties. The DPI has no record of the number moonlighting. It restricts teachers from doing work that interferes with their teaching job. It also restricts teachers from selling books and other items to students and parents in the district they teach in.
This weekly has learned reliably that teachers violate this regulation by approaching parents of their students. One book company is said to be more watchful now of the selling methods of teachers. Recently dual employment of police, officers came under investigation after Police Chief Dan Liu is to review each case separately" to determine if moonlighting interferes with the officers' work.
Wives Pitch In Those moonlighting, when interviewed by this weekly, said they must work after their regular working hours to make ends meet. Many interviewed said their wives are also working, either part-time or fulltime. A government official who has made some observation on moonlighting said, "It is getting to the point where more and younger wives are working. Among the younger people who buy houses and cars and furniture, there arc very few where the man and wife are not working.
At that time the committee learned feat a supervisor in the City-County garbage department was working as a foreman at a brewery at night. Salvador has always believed in the value of helping others and feels strongly that Making Ends Meet allows him an opportunity to do just that. Close Our Background A Note from the Director Making Ends Meet was established to benefit individuals who have, for whatever reason, encountered a hardship that significantly impacted their ability to be financially independent.
The idea of providing individuals with emergency assistance was inspired by the people that I have had the benefit of meeting through my work as a clinical psychologist.
Many of these amazing and wonderful individuals have endured years of hardship and trauma, yet they have maintained a sense of hope as evidenced by their ability to continue to strive towards their goals.
Consequently, they often experience a loss of self-worth and confidence in their ability to maintain independence.
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It is the goal of Making Ends Meet to assist these types of individuals in maintaining their sense of dignity and self esteem so they are able to continue to thrive and be productive. In my life I have been blessed with many opportunities and experiences that have allowed me to achieve my goals.
As such, it is my hope as Executive Director to provide others with the same opportunity. I hope that you will join me and our Board of Directors in providing a valuable service to the people in our community. If you have questions about eligibility or how to apply, contact Making Ends Meet. Appropriate documents that reflect financial need must be provided.
Preference will be given to individuals who are not currently receiving public assistance with the exception of those receiving federally funded grants, disaster relief, food stamps, Medicaid, Quest healthcare services, Social Security, or Section 8 housing.
Submit the original completed application form and other documents as instructed on the form. Award Information Individuals will be awarded one-time financial assistance if they meet the above-stated criteria.
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Awards will be issued directly to the institution, company, organization, or retail outlet. Individuals are allowed to reapply but there is no guarantee of a subsequent award.
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All awards are based on availability of funds and number of applicants. Deadline Applications will be accepted throughout the year. Effort will be made to process applications expeditiously in an effort to best serve those who are in need.