Outreach Committee




John Rowehl

Outreach Coordinator

John Rowehl of Kihei is the Outreach Coordinator for the Outreach Committee of Keawalaʻi Congregational Church. As the coordinator, John’s primary responsibility will be to receive and process all requests for assistance from the Local Mission Fund of the church.

The fund provides support for individuals and families in need throughout Maui County. For more information, please call: (808) 281-7434.


Grants To Date—Over $30,000

As of July 26, 2017 the Outreach Committee has approved grants over $30,000 for individuals and families in need who are residents of Maui County. Through the work of John Rowehl, Outreach Coordinator, an effort has been made to "partner" with other church and community groups in responding to those in need.

Housing remains the most critical need whether for families or for individuals who are eligble to participate in the Maui Drug Program through Aloha House and the Sober Living Program. Financial resources are drawn from the Local Mission Fund of the church, a fund that relies on the committee's fundraising activities and the monetary donations of members and friends.


Spring Recital, Mākena

The annual Spring Recital of the Kūpono Music Studio of Kīhei returned to Keawalaʻi Congregational Church on Saturday, May 20, 2017. Marti Kluth, Director, welcomed parents and friends and over 35 piano, violin and ʻukulele students and singers.

Said Marti, “Many mahalo to Keawalaʻi Congregational Church for the use of (your) beautiful facilities. We are so fortunate to be able to perform here.” Donations totaling $325.00 was received for the work of the Outreach Committee of the church.


Pot-luck Luncheon

Mahalo to members and friends of food and money for the pot-luck luncheon that was held on Sunday, May 21, 2017. A total of $100 was received for the Local Mission Fund of the Outreach Committee.

There was an over abundance of food, enough to share with Hale Kau Kau at St. Theresa’s Catholic Church A salad, cake, pie, pastries and baked ham was received by the church.