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Kai 'Opua Canoe Club - Sponsors and Contributors

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Helping to support the Kai 'Opua paddling ohana...

Kai 'Opua would like to thank all those who sponsor and contribute their time and/or donations to our club. With their support, we help carry on Hawaiian culture and outrigger paddling traditions while providing a healthy and rewarding way to build our paddling ohana and community. It goes without saying that their generosity is much appreciated and that we gladly invite new sponsors to come on board.

If you would like to talk to us about sponsorship opportunities - please contact us for more information. If you would like to make a donation to our club, please visit our donations page. As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, donations to the Kai 'Opua Canoe Club are tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law

Current Sponsors & Contributors

  • Queen K. Tesoro - Queen K Tesoro is West Hawaii's most complete fuel destination. Whether you are looking for Food, Fuel, or Car Wash they are there for you 24/7. Queen K carries 5 types of gasoline products including Ethanol FREE 89 Gasoline. They also feature the most advanced car wash on the Big Island offering Rain X protectant as and add on in your wash. Inside the store you will find a stunning spread of local comfort foods. Need help? Ask any of our helpful team members and they will show you why Queen K Tesoro was voted Best Place to Work in Hawaii 2010 by Hawaii Business Magazine. Their kitchen also is staffed 24 hours a day providing tasteful choices to all customers day and night. They also have the coldest drinks in town and a wide selection of snack foods. Stop by today and see why they were voted Best Gasoline/Convenience Store by the readers of West Hawaii Today. (Map to Queen K. Tesoro)
  • Wayne Levin - Wayne's photographs have been exhibited nationally and internationally at galleries around the globe and more recently, he continues to focus on depicting the underwater world in black and white. Through photographing sea life, surfers, canoe paddlers, free divers, swimmers, shipwrecks, seascapes and aquariums, he has attempted to depict as many aspects of the ocean as possible within the boundaries of the black and white genre.
  • Lava Web Design - From small business to large corporations and government agencies, Lava Web Design can help develop your ideas and build your business or organization on the web. They specialize in custom website design and program development, from simple brochure websites to complex database and web applications.
  • Hawaiian Energy Shotz - Hawaiian Energy Shotz is a 2 ounce sports energy shot developed to enhance your training program, giving you the opportunity for success in competition. In the development of this energy shot, our intent was to provide hours of sustained energy with the cleanest form of nutrients to assure both short-term benefits and, most importantly, long-term benefits.


Kai 'Opua Canoe Club welcomes donations from individuals, corporations, trade associations and others interested in our organization and community services. As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, donations to the Kai 'Opua Canoe Club are tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law.

To donate online using your Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Discover card, click here and you will be directed to our secure Donations page.