The Council for Native Hawaiian Advancement is committed to ensuring Native Hawaiians and their ‘ohana have access to resources to assist them in pursuing their financial goals.

As a Native Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), CNHA provides a unique array of financial products targeted to meet the needs of underserved communities.

Due to an overwhelming number of recent applications we are temporarily suspending our loan intake process.

We anticipate re-opening our loan application in 2020.

If you need an immediate loan, please contact our community partners:

If you are an existing borrower and need to contact our loan program, please contact Angie or Nancy at  808-596-8155 or by email at

We offer a variety of loans up to $300,000 for:

  • Personal Loans
  • Debt Consolidation
  • Home Improvement
  • Interim Construction
  • Lines of Credit
  • Small Business
  • Solar Water Heaters
  • Photovoltaic Systems