Rainbows Over Waikiki — spreading pride and aloha throughout Waikiki!
Be a part of something incredible year after year. Sponsor a Pride Banner in the Rainbows Over Waikiki project. The Hawaii LGBT Legacy Foundation created this beautification and awareness project to display Pride Banners on light poles in Waikiki every year in October for HONOLULU PRIDE™. Sponsors of each Pride Banner will be recognized in the annual Pride Guide and for the year on the HONOLULU PRIDE™ website.
An initial, tax deductible donation of $300.00 per Pride Banner is all it takes to be a part of the Rainbows Over Waikiki project for 2017. Each subsequent year has a reduced rate donation – with 2018 early donation set at $175.00 per Pride Banner.
Sponsorship Deadlines for 2017 Rainbows Over Waikiki and 2018 early donations is
August 31, 2017 for inclusion in this years 2017 Pride Guide and October 1, 2017 for website recognition. Become a sponsor of Rainbows Over Waikiki now and help us to show HONOLULU PRIDE™ to the world!
The 2016 version of Rainbows Over Waikiki featured more than 150 Rainbow Flags welcoming local residents and visitors to Waikiki in celebration of Honolulu Prid e™ events.
The 2016 project was sponsored by dozens of businesses, faith groups, community organizations, families and individuals in support of Hawaii’s LGBTQ+ community.
Mahalo to all our 2016 Rainbows Over Waikiki sponsors!
Click the forward / backward arrows to see maps indicating locations of the Rainbows Over Waikiki flags. Numbers on maps correspond with the 2016 sponsors listed below.
Ala Moana Boulevard and Kalakaua Avenue: 1 – 83.
Veronica Gail Worth (83 flags) 84.
David S. Brustein, Attorney at Law 85.
David McEwan, M.D. 86 – 88.
Diamond Head Market and Grill (3 flags) 89.
Anonymous Donor 90.
St. Mark’s Episcopal Church 91.
St. Clement’s Episcopal Church 92.
Central Union Church, Rainbow Family Foundation, Neal Williams and John Berger 93.
Steve Lohse, The First Unitarian Church of Honolulu 94.
Lutheran Church of Honolulu, Mary Magdalene Society, James Cartwright & L. Thomas Ramsey 95.
Brad Nelson, alohabrad.com, Hawaii Pacific Realty Group 96.
Gay Marriage in Paradise.com – June Dillinger 97.
Larry Smith 98 Tapa’s Restaurant & Lanai Bar 99.
Office Pavilion Hawaii 100.
Carolee Higashino, A White Orchard Wedding Inc. 101 – 120.
Sheraton Waikiki (20 flags) 121.
In loving memory of Jay Mays, Fred Methered, Guy Yates, Bill Woods, Will Moos and Joan Hudson 122. Pam Davis, HG Mortgage
123. Central Union Church
124. Lee M. Yarbrough, Attorney at Law & CPA
125. In Between Waikiki
126. OutServe-SLDN Hawaii 127. Nathan Leo
128. Joe Pineda and Tom Merrick
129. Rick Velasquez, VA Pacific Islands Health Care System – LGBT Council
Maui Pride 131.
Tim “TJ” Jones – Haloa Beverage Company 132.
The Gay Men’s Chorus of Honolulu 133.
Puakea Nogelmeier 134.
Val Terrazas 135.
Scott D. Larimer, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Hawaii Realty 136 – 137.
Kaypeeson Honolulu (2 flags) 138.
Billy Pulaski 139.
Dan Weddle & Peter Fam 140.
Rev. Toni Baran, Gay Hawaii Weddings 141.
JD Panetta, Steve Gormley, Windward Digestive Health Center 142.
F. Dewolfe Miller and Jennifer Frank 143.
Jennifer Blair 144.
MEKMD, Inc. 145.
Marc Kruger & Brit Matsumoto 146.
Maile Gresham 148.
Kamalani Wilson, PULS Designs 149 – 150.
Melvin and Randall Jadulang (2 flags) 151.
Map Vision, Inc. 152.
Drs. Graham Burns & Erika Sox Burns 153.
Will Coleman & Chris Frendreis 154.
Veterinary Emergency + Referral Center of Hawaii (Drs. Burns) 155.
Alvin Law, Aaron Meyer, Steve Magan – Hawaii Gay Flag Football 156.
Andrew Boorman & Robert Boyack 157.
Leighton Yuen 158.
D.J. Dole and Travis Knott 159.
Cameron Miyamoto 160.
Ellen O’Brien, Zachary A. Creech, Jason Alvin Theodorson, Dale Pendleton, Hitomi Nihei PSYD LLC 161.
In Memory of Russell Kauffman 162.
Shirley Ann Kauffman 163 – 164.
Hulas Bar & Lei Stand (2 flags) 165.
Donald Kauffman 166.
Joseph Shorba, dba Koko Head Dance Studio 167.
Robert Kauffman, Robert Kauffman Consulting, LLC 168.
William J. Sabel
Waikiki Shell Diamond Head Greens:
Honolulu Gay & Lesbian Cultural Foundation