Palama Settlement

Established in 1896, Palama Settlement is a non-profit, community-based social service agency serving the Kalihi and Palama neighborhoods. We offer a wide range of educational, recreational, athletic, cultural, social, health, and community building programs and services for children, youth, adults, and senior citizens.

Our mission is to help those with the greatest needs in our surrounding community to empower themselves through promoting education, health, and well-being.

Palama Settlement Building


News & Announcements

Congratulations to team Palama for cooking their delicious chicken dish at this year’s 2nd Annual 808 Jr. Chef Showdown! The Palama Chefs team won 2nd place in the overall cooking competition held on March 21 at Palama Settlement.

On March 14, KITV’s morning show host Ashley Moser interviewed Palama Settlement’s Jr. Chef Team, promoting the upcoming Jr. Chef Showdown competition on March 21 at 11 a.m. at Palama Settlement.

Join us on Saturday, March 21, from 11 am – 2:30 pm at Palama Settlement Dining Hall to watch teams compete in the second annual 808 Jr. Chef Showdown.

Youth attend HPU game on Feb. 8, 2015