Cast of Tatsuhiro Oshiro's The Cocktail Party at the Hawaii Okinawa Center in 2011. Left to right: Doug Kaya, Nyla Fujii-Babb, Faye Ann Chun, Mr. Oshiro, Dann Seki, Dennis Nishihara, James Phelps; in back, Ben Moffat. Tim Slaughter directed. (Click image to view at full size.)

A literary foundation for the future

The Manoa Foundation is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization established in 2004 and based in Honolulu, Hawai‘i. The Foundation encourages international understanding through education and the arts.

Its programs include publishing books, supporting dramatic productions, and holding readings and other events where authors and readers may meet each other.