E.Lelei.Le.Alofa o Le.Atua
The recipient of this scholarship based on submitted essays, embodies the ideals of how important our Samoan treasures are (Measina a Samoa) that they appreciate and embrace the language, culture, and strive to break barriers that our Samoan people encounter.
A o'o le poto i lou loto ma ua malie 'ia te oe le atamai
"For wisdom will enter your heart, and knowledge will be pleasant to your soul."
Lou Soifua Maloloina
The ultimate goal is to bring our people to a healthier body and thus have a longer life.
Our aim is to provide scholarship opportunities to pursue furthering education for our high school students. The ASGHI will become a resource center to help our people live a better life through finding better quality jobs.
The hope of teaching the importance of respect and honoring our parents are conveyed through the lessons and then practiced in cultural activities.
By learning the Samoan language our children learn to appreciate language and culture.