Join EF Hawaiʻi by becoming a Member

EF Hawaiʻi gets new companies involved in the community and helps them establish corporate philanthropy programs. The companies benefit from increased employee loyalty, improved teamwork, recruiting and retention advantages, and visibility in the community. The community benefits from the volunteer time and money contributed by the companies.

Individuals can also support EF Hawaiʻi by becoming an annual or lifetime member. Corporations, government agencies, and nonprofits can also become members and--in addition to directly helping the startup ecosystem--enjoy a variety of benefits.


Equity Members: 

If you are an early stage, high growth company that believes in giving back to the Hawai‘i community, please consider a donation of stock or warrants to EF Hawaiʻi. Contact us.

Benefits include:

  • Lifetime membership in EF Hawai‘i
  • Creation of a charitable fund for the company upon liquidity event
  • Potential tax deduction based on value of stock at liquidity event
  • Access to members of the EF Hawai‘i Board of Directors and Advisory Board for advice and introductions
  • Assistance with enhancing the company’s community service/volunteer program
  • Opportunities to participate in entrepreneurship-oriented service activities with other professionals who are committed to giving back to the community
  • Infusion of philanthropy and service into corporate culture, resulting in gains for teamwork, morale, recruitment, and retention
  • Recognition as a responsible corporate citizen
  • Admittance to EF Hawai‘i educational and networking events (at least 4 per year) at no charge

Click here to see our portfolio companies.


Individual Members:

Lifetime Membership

By making a one-time donation of $1,000, you can become a lifetime member of EF Hawaiʻi, with free access to all events and activities. For more details and to become a lifetime member, click here.

 

Annual Membership

A $100 membership fee gets individuals free access to EF Hawai‘i events and activities for one year. For more details and to become an annual member, click here.

 

 

 


Corporate Members

  • One-year Corporate Partnership with EF Hawai‘i
  • Recognition as a Corporate Partner on invitations to all EF Hawai‘i events
  • Recognition as a Corporate Partner at all EF Hawai‘i events via signage and on screen
  • Recognition as a Corporate Partner on the EF Hawai‘i website
  • Recognition as a Corporate Partner on EF Hawai‘i collateral materials
  • Opportunities to participate in entrepreneurship-oriented service activities with other professionals who are committed to giving back to the community
  • Admittance for 3 guests to all EF Hawai‘i events at no charge

 

Nonprofit & Government Members

  • One-year membership in EF Hawai‘i
  • Recognition as a member and partner on invitations to all EF Hawai‘i events
  • Recognition as a member and partner at all EF Hawai‘i events via signage and on screen
  • Recognition as a member and partner on the EF Hawai‘i website
  • Recognition as a member and partner on EF Hawai‘i collateral materials
  • Opportunities to participate in entrepreneurship-oriented service activities with other professionals who are committed to giving back to the community
  • Admittance for 2 guests to all EF Hawai‘i events at no charge