By making a qualified charitable distribution, you can immediately support the literacy programs you care most about while fulfilling the required minimum distribution and lowering your taxable income.


  • Must be 70-1/2 or older on the date of the distribution.

  • The maximum qualified charitable distribution is $100,000 per year per person.

  • The distribution must be made directly to Hawaii Literacy, Inc. Distributions which you personally receive and then donate do not qualify.

SIMPLE set-up

Request and fill out a charitable distribution form from your IRA custodian.

This agency's legal name is Hawaii Literacy, Inc. and our FEIN# is 23-7198698. Our address is 245 N Kukui Street, #202 Honolulu, HI 96817.

Please consult your financial advisor for further guidance.