Developer Stanford Carr to speak at Ta-Ke event via Zoom on Tuesday


Developer Stanford Carr, a Maui High graduate, will be the speaker Tuesday at the Nisei Veterans Memorial Center’s Ta-Ke Leadership Series.

The talk is set for Zoom at 4 p.m.

Carr is the president of Stanford Carr Development, which has had a hand in building 5,000 residential and affordable housing communities in the state. His company recently completed the 204- unit affordable rental project Halekauwila Place in Kakaako on Oahu.

He also serves as a trustee for the University of Hawai’i Foundation, board member for the Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific Foundation, Hawaii Council on Economic Education, American Red Cross, Trust for Public Land, Chamber of Commerce Hawai’i, and board member/former chairman of the March of Dimes.

To sign up, go to us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_olaWgQBFRKCYs5AlKY7d6A.

The Ta-Ke Series aims to bring in community leaders for talks via Zoom to share their insights on modern-day society and current issues and how through the lens of the Nisei values of courage, respect, humility, perseverance, compassion, citizenship, obligation and patience, the community can move to a better place. Take is the Japanese word from bamboo, where groves are a place of refuge during earthquakes because of their strong roots.

Other speakers this month include columnist Lee Cataluna and Kurt Matsumoto of Pulama Lana’i.


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