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  • Hilo Orchid Society Hilo Orchid Society

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(19.707094,-155.08849)
 

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Mission Statement

To promote, carry on, aid and support in every possible way, the knowledge and use of orchids of all kinds. To coordinate and participate in and take part in activities of the Society. To make awards for excellence and proficiency in said culture of orchids. Generally, to extend the knowledge, production, use and appreciation of orchids of any kind and in any manner, including scholarships to upper division horticulture students at the University of Hawaii at Hilo.

Description

The Hilo Orchid Society is educational, friendly, community minded and welcoming to all. It was established prior to World War II by a group of local orchid enthusiasts. In 1984 the Society became a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Its primary purpose is to "promote, carry on, and aid in every possible way, the culture of orchids of all kinds." Our annual Hilo Orchid Show is the largest orchid show in Hawai’i.

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