Pacific Youth Empowerment for Success (PacYES!)

Big Island youth are invited to participate in the PacYES! conference, formerly known as Pacific Islander Youth Empowerment Day (PIYED) on the UH Hilo campus. Co-sponsored by Micronesians United – Big Island (MU-BI) , UH Hilo, and other major sponsors and partners, PacYES! aims to motivate, inspire, and inform high school students of Pacific Island ethnicities about career opportunities, college readiness, and community readiness.

The conference is planned and implemented by a Planning Committee comprising of college students, community leaders, university officials, and others.

When: Stay tuned
Where: UH Hilo, Campus Center Plaza
Time: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Cost: Free