Saturday December 20th is the annual Paia Gives Event. It is hard to believe this great night of shopping, holiday cheer and philanthropy is in it’s ninth year already. I remember the first one really well. From 4:00-8:00 PM, merchants will be offering holiday sales with many offering refreshments and raffles or a portion of sales to benefit island non-profits. The list below summarizes what’s planned around town.
Paia Art Galleries
- Art Project Paia -77 Hana Hwy (214-6949).
Join Art Project Paia for an an evening of celebration. A portion of the night’s proceeds will benefit Maui Humane Society.
- Maui Crafts Guild – 120 Hana Hwy (579-9697)
Each guild artist has contributed to an amazing gift basket. Make a donation and receive a ticket to win! Proceeds benefit East Maui Animal Refuge.
- Maui Hands – 84 Hana Hwy (579-9245)
Maui Hands will be raffling off a 19” hammered metal petroglyph turtle by Charles Corda. Tickets will be 5.00 each or 5 for 20.00. All proceeds will go to support La’a Kea Farm. Refreshments served as part of the celebration!
- Biasa Rose –104 Hana Hwy (579-8602)
Biasa Rose’s holiday festivities will benefit Maui Humane Society.
- By the Bay –90 Hana Hwy (579-8340)
Celebrate with By The Bay! A portion of their proceeds will benefit Maui Humane Society.
- Lilikoi – 18 Baldwin Ave (579-6055)
Lilikoi will be donating to the Wings of Aloha program at the Maui Humane Society.
- Mahina – 23 Baldwin Ave (579-9131)
Mahina will be raising funds for Women Helping Women! Come out for a great night of shopping and helping stop domestic violence.
- Moonbow Tropics—36 Baldwin Ave (579-3131)
Moonbow Tropics will be raising funds for the Boo Boo Zoo
- Maui Girl Swimwear –12 Baldwin Ave (579-9266)
Maui Girl Swimwear will be offering 20-50% off the entire store all day
- Nuage Bleu – 76 Hana Hwy (579-9792)
Nuage Blue will be giving a raffle ticket for each $5 donation to win one $200 shopping spree or a piece by Hula Hoops Jewelry! All donations benefit their favorite charity, A Keiki’s Dream. Holiday cheer will be served from 4 – 8 pm.
- Oceania Maui – 120 Hana Hwy, Ste 3 (579-6063)
Oceania Maui is supporting the Hawaiian Immersion Program at Paia Elementary school with a percentage of every purchase! Join Oceania for the celebration with mimosas!
- Paia Mercantile –2 Baldwin Ave (579-6388)
A portion of the day’s sales at Paia Mercantile will benefit the Maui AIDS Foundation.
- Paia Style –40 Baldwin Ave (575-7327)
Supporting those in Paia that need it! They will be having a sale with 10% off throughout the entire store.
- Paia Trading Company – 106 Hana Hwy (579-9472)
Paia Trading Company will be donating a percentage of sales to the Paia Youth Center.
- Prospect Paia – 115 Hana Hwy
Join Prospect Paia for shopping and Holiday refreshments. More importantly they will be giving 20% of their days sales and any donations to Team Trucker. Team Trucker is a campaign to help Trucker Dukes, a little boy from Maui in his fight against an aggressive, late stage cancer.
- Sophia Grace—36 Baldwin Ave (280-3595)
Sophia Grace will be donating proceeds to benefit the Dukes family to support Trucker.
- Tamara Catz Hawaii –83 Hana Hwy (579-9184)
This year their charity is the “Friend’s of the Children’s Justice Center Maui” which is a non-profit organized to help the children of Maui who are effected by abuse or neglect. From now through December 20the, they are accepting donations of new, unwrapped towys for boy or girls at their store to be donated to the Children’s Justice Center. Anyone in the community can drop off toys. On Saturday, December 20th for Paia Gives, they will be donating 10% of all sales to the Center. They will also be serving cider and chocolates.
- Wings Hawaii –69 Hana Hwy (579-3110)
Benefiting Maui Humane Society
Paia Grocery and Wine
- Mana Foods—49 Baldwin Ave (579-8078)
For Paia Gives, the Mana Foods bag credit will go to Paia School this month. If a customer brings their own bag they can choose to take $0.05 off their purchase total or donate it to Paia School. Customers can also donate any amount to Paia School at the register when checking out.
- Wine Corner – 149 Hana Hwy (579-8904)
The Wine Corner and DaVine Art will be hosting a table in their parking lot for The Paia Youth and Cultural Center. PYCC staff and youth members will sell PYCC hats, cookbooks and other items. They will also hold a raffle for great prize yet to be determined. As part of their tables, Honi Designs Hawaii and Ekahi Sunrise will sell their beautiful jewelry and donate a share of the profits to the PYCC
Paia Home Furnishings
- Indigo Paia – 149 Hana Hwy (579-9199)
Raising funds for PYCC’s RadiOpio. Portion of night’s proceeds will benefit Paia Youth and Cultural Center .
- Pearl –71 Baldwin Ave (579-8899)
Pearl Butik, along with Maui Children’s Bookstore pop up shop will be donating 10% of the days sales to the La’akea Foundation. Enjoy Pupus,proseco, music and a chance to win a cozy throw. This La’akea Foundation is a residential farm community where youths and adults with intellectual disabilities are part of a thriving community. Pearl will offer extended hours 10-8pm.
- Flatbread Company, Maui –89 Hana Hwy (579-8989)
Flarbread will be hosting a special benefit night for Benny, one of Paia’s best friends! Benny has had recent health problems that have left his family struggling to pay all of his medical deals.
- Milagros Paia, Maui –3 Baldwin Ave (579-8755)
Milagros will be donating a portion of the day’s proceeds to the Duke Family to support Trucker’s fight against cancer.
- Rock & Brews Restaurant and Pub Paia—120 Hana Hwy (579-9011)
Rock & Brews will be donating to Toys for Tots as part of their 12 Days of KISS-mad promotion (12/12-12/23). For every toy they receive they will be giving the donator a $5 gift card to use towards a meal at R&B.
Head to Paia on Saturday December 20th, finish some last minute Holiday Shopping, support island non-profits and have some fun!