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Ali’i: Chief, chiefess, ruler, monarch and royalty

Ikaika: Strong, powerful, sturdy, strength, might and force

Lanakila: Victory, victorious, triumph, win, overcome and prevail (Named by Julia Medeiros, mother of Sam Medeiros)

Kila Kila: Majestic, tall, strong, imposing and handsome (Named by Sam Medeiros)

Lokahi: Unity, unison, harmony, agreement and coming together as one (Named by Sam Medeiros)

Ke Ala Pono: Path of righteousness (Named by Kumu Shawna Ngum Alapa’i)

Mana Pewili: Spirit of Beverly

Mana Kapalakiko: Spirit of San Francisco

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Member Service Directory

Lokahi OCC has many members who work in a number of businesses and provide a variety of services. This directory provides a list of some of those members and the service or business they are associated with. Please consider calling the members below when you are looking for a service or business.

*Lokahi OCC does not endorse nor warrant the work or services listed below.



Business: Salon Coiffe Maman
Description: Cut, color, facial waxing and enviro system.
Name: Gloria Lambert
Phone: 707-293-3509


Business: Ohana Construction Inc
Description: New Construction, Commercial, Remodels, Additions, Kitchens and Baths.General construction, from Foundations to Finish and everything in between. We are a full service construction company. See us @  Facebook and twitter for current projects.
Name: Kimo Garrigan
Phone: 707-327-8608

Massage Therapy:

  Business: Certified Massage Therapist and Health Educator
  Description: Therapeutic massage for relaxation and chronic health conditions such as headaches or back pain.  Sessions (60 or 90 min) tailored to meet your individual needs.  Specializing in Deep Tissue, Swedish, Sports Massage, and Trigger Point Therapy.
  Name: Doris Watson
  Phone: 707-328-3509


Business: Dr. Gordon Wong, Optometrist
Description: Ful service family optometrist providing eye exams, contact lens, eyeglasses and vision services.

Most major vision insurances accepted.

Voted Best Optometrist in Petaluma.

Name: Dr. Gordon Wong
Phone: 707-778-1048


Business: Zidan Painting
Description: We offer a wide array of services to suit your needs. No job is too big or small for us. We will be able to accommodate your every need. When it comes to satisfying our clients, nothing is more important than experience and personal service.
Name: Sabri Zidan
Phone: 415-621-8218

Public Speakers:

Business: Access Speakers
Description: Access Speakers meets the needs of community groups, service and professional organizations who have a need for fresh and exciting public speakers. If you’re looking for great speakers in the San Francisco Bay Area, many of whom will waive honorariums, you’ll find that Access Speakers offers you one-stop shopping and saves you time all at no cost to you.
Name: Anastasia Schuster
Phone: 707-217-1252
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Active Fundraisers

Stay tuned for more info!!

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Updated July 22, 2014:

Sit down, shut up and PADDLE shirts! Here is the order form. ALL orders are PREPAY only and MUST be turned in no later than July 31st. Orders will be printed and ready to go no later than August 8th. We will send out an email to notify you when they are available for pick up. ALL items will be printed on black colored items with white printing.

2014 sit down shut up and paddle shirt order

Championships flier: 2014 Championships

Silicone Wristbands Fundraiser:

sit down shut up and paddle

This is in honor of Bob Paganini! Bob always used to say this and I thought it basically says it all!

Silicone wristbands: $3 each or 2/$5.

Colors: Black band with white lettering
Sizes: Adult (8″) and youth (7″)








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2014 Lokahi waiver

Information Brochure

Lokahi Chant with translation (Listen to chant here: Lokahi Chant)

Basic Paddling Guidelines

LOKAHI CANOES – Names and their Meanings

Intro Hawaiian Outrigger

The Lokahi Long Distance Handbook





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