What We Do

The Kona Hospital Foundation is dedicated to improving Kona Community Hospital for the entire community. We fund medical technology, expanded services and enhanced facilities that would otherwise be unavailable.

Linear Accelerator

Kona Cancer Center

Thanks to our generous donors, we’ve been able to donate more than $2,200,000 towards equipment and expansion of the Kona Cancer Center including:

  • State-of-the-art Linear Accelerator
  • Addition of 1400 sq. ft. to Cancer Center
  • Dedicated Chemo Patient Restroom
  • New Central Nurse Station
  • Isolation Room with Bathroom
  • TVs with support arms for Outpatient Chemotherapy chairs
  • Doubled chemotherapy and infusion capacity
  • Prone Breast Positioner
  • Radiation Therapy Machine
  • Nuclear Medicine
Helicopter Landing Pad

Emergency Room

More than $500,000 for the Kona Hospital Emergency Room including:

  • Helicopter Landing Pad
  • Philips Defibrillator with Carry Case
  • Five X-Ray Aprons with Wall Rack
  • Electronic Messaging Board
  • Nurse Call System
  • Blanket Warmer
  • Improved Signage
  • Remodeling of Emergency Room and Waiting Area
Room Renovation

Hospital Facility & Equipment

More than $2,000,000 for Kona Hospital Facilities & Equipment including:

  • Thirty-two new Patient Care Beds
  • Adopt-a-Room Renovation of all Patient Care Rooms
  • EKG Machine
  • Two AED Defibrillators
  • New Telemetry System
  • Two Deppler Ultrasound Systems
  • IT Improvements
  • CO2 Monitor
  • Two Ventilator Machines
  • Behavioral Health Education
  • General Facility Renovations and Improvements
Surgery Lights

Operating Room

More than $140,000 for the Operating Rooms including:

  • Trumpf Surgical Lights & Booms for the three Surgical Suites
  • Head Lamp Kits
  • Waiting Area Renovation
  • Flexible Endoscope
  • Laryngo Scope with Monitor & Blades
  • Two Anethesia Machines
  • Flexible Intubation Scope
  • Neoprobe
  • Pressure Infuser Irrigators
  • Harmonic Scalpel
Baby Warmer


More than $150,000 for Obstetrics including:

  • Four Bassinets
  • Daddy Beds
  • Three Panda Baby Bed Warmers
  • Nursing Education
  • Two Medela Breast Pumps

Upcoming Events

Huggo's 50th Anniversary

To Celebrate 50 years of Serving Aloha, Huggos, On The Rocks and the Alii Drive Lawn all become one big birthday bash! Featuring Grammy Museum Inductee Henry Kapono and delicious food from Paradise Gourmet Catering and Huggo's.

Choose Kona Hospital Foundation as your charity at checkout and 50% of proceeds will go to Kona Hospital Foundation.

Friday, October 18, 2019

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The Mākaha Sons

For over 40 years, The Mākaha Sons have committed themselves to perpetuating traditional Hawaiian music. Their incomparable vocal arrangements and delightful stage presence is filled with comical antics that have won the hearts of thousand of fans worldwide.

Proceeds benefit Enhanced Pediatric Service Training.

Saturday, November 16, 2019

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