Live, Learn, Work, Play

A regional strategy for workforce readiness and economic development. Live, Learn, Work, Play is a plan to provide living wages and tech jobs to students upon graduation in their community.

Donovan Secured for You

  • $23M to transition Mililani Middle to a single track calendar 

  • $4.5M for Wahiawā Storefront, Olomana, and Waianae High School 

  • $1.8M for renovations at the Wahiawā Public Library 

  • $2.5M to repave Makai Road as requested by Leilehua High 

  • $2.5M for improvements at Wahiawā Elementary 

  • $5.3M to renovate the Hugh Yoshida Stadium as requested by Leilehua High 

  • $355K to the Leilehua Alumni and Community Association for computer and electronic equipment at all Leilehua Complex schools

  • $4.1M for a multi-agency building to include a new public library, offices, and community college classrooms

  • $1.68M Mililani High to make improvements to the softball field

  • $1.5M to renovate the Intensive Learning Centers Portables as requested by Leilehua High 

  • $1.5M to design a new school library and administration building as requested by Helemano Elementary 

  • Portion of $2.5M for a cybersecurity academy classroom at Leilehua High 

  • $1.5M for an outdoor covered play court at Iliahi Elementary

  • $4Mto renovate and expand the cafeteria at Helemano Elementary

  • $650K was awarded to Mililani High School to design and build a girl’s athletic locker room

  • $490K for Mililani Middle School for sidewalk improvement projects throughout the campus

  • $355K to the Leilehua Alumni & Community Association for STEAM classrooms at all Leilehua Complex campuses (GIA)

  • $500K for an outdoor covered play court at Iliahi Elementary

  • $4M to renovate and expand the cafeteria at Helemano Elementary

Donovan in the News:

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DEAN HAZAMA

Mililani Mauka Resident

"Donovan has been my Councilman and Senator. Whenever our community

needed something, he came through

for us, I have always believed in his

dedication and determination to preserve agriculture land, improve our schools,

and fix our roads ."

NOLAN TOKUDA

Wahiawā resident 

"I've known Donovan for many years. He has always fought for athletics, after school programs and doing the right thing for our community. We need a visionary leader like Donovan so our students are provided the best experience, service and facilities to ensure that they will lead a successful life and become our next generation of servant leaders. Please join me in voting for one of our own. Mahalo!" 

COLETTE KAJIWARA

Mililani Mauka resident

"Donovan is always working to

increase opportunities for our

students. He wants Hawai'i to have a diversified economy so our graduates

can live, work, and stay at home. A vote

for Donovan is DEFINITELY a vote

for the future of our Keiki!" 

JUSTIN DELOS REYES

Mililani Mauka resident 

"I believe Senator Dela Cruz is the right person to represent our district. As a public school teacher, I know that he has been a staunch supporter of education in District 22."

Mailing Address:

Friends of Donovan Dela Cruz 

P. O. Box 860340

Wahiawā, HI 96786

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