Giving Back
P.O. Box 791339
Paia, HI 96779
Phone: 808-573-3109

Awards and Recognition

October 19, 2010

The Hawaii Pacific Gerontology Society awarded Karen Peterson the Na Lima Kokua (Helping Hands Across the Ages) Award at their 2 day conference on Oahu called "Preparing for the Aging Tsunami : Hawaii and the Pacific Rim's Perspectives. The award recognizes individuals who have helped to enhance the image of aging, promoted the field of gerontology, or strived to make a qunique contribution to the elderly. Karen Peterson is the Program Director of the Giving Back Fall Prevention Project, which serves 1,100 elders on Maui.