In The Community

HEMIC Donates to Salvation Army’s Local Relief Efforts

Communities on the North Shore of Kauai have been devastated by recent flooding, and it will take time, resources and effort to help them begin recovery. On the Big Island, the Puna lava flow continues to impact the affected communities. HEMIC has donated $5000 to The Salvation Army for their local disaster relief efforts: to provide food, water, clothing, emotional and spiritual support to those affected by these recent events. The Salvation Army will use 100% percent of these funds to support their emergency disaster services in Hawaii.... Read More

HEMIC Raises $40,000 for Arthritis Foundation with Inaugural Charity Golf Tournament

To commemorate our 20 years of dedication to the Hawai‘i business community, HEMIC celebrated with a charity golf tournament on July 31, 2017 at Waikele Country Club. All net proceeds from the event will benefit the Arthritis Foundation. The event brought together our industry partners and colleagues for a day of fun, sun, golf and fundraising. More than $40,000 from sponsorships, teams, raffles, mulligans and a silent auction will help the Arthritis Foundation achieve their mission.... Read More

HEMIC Receives BBB Torch Award for Ethical Business Practices

BBB Torch Awards showcase trust in the marketplace and honor local businesses and public charities for their outstanding commitment to fair, honest and ethical business practices. CEO Marty Welch said, “We are very proud to have been chosen from a field of 83 nominees for the BBB Torch Awards, and from three finalists in the ‘large company’ category. At this exciting time, as we celebrate our 20th anniversary, it is especially meaningful to be recognized as a company with integrity. We stand by Hawai’i’s workers in their time of need and by the local businesses we have served for the past 20 years." “This year Hawaii’s BBB saw a record-breaking number of nominations. Over 80 companies were nominated for this prestigious award,” stated Gregory Dunn, president and CEO, of Hawaii’s Better Business Bureau. “The 2017 winners have shown that ethics and integrity are core values of their organization and join an elite group of organizations that realize dealing fairly and honestly with employees, customers and partners are central to profitability and growth. They serve as role models in the community and it is an honor to present them with this award.”... Read More

Midweek Features HEMIC as a “Good Neighbor”

Midweek featured HEMIC and our CEO, Marty Welch, in the “Good Neighbor” column of their April 27, 2016 issue. Thank you, Midweek! We believe that being a good neighbor is our kuleana.