• Guam Image
    Recognizing Guam at NPIEN's 6th Annual Golf Tournament on 4/23/17
  • PIEAM120182
    Centennial Principal Shauna Harris with Artist Ian Pula
  • PIEAM120183
    The Artists with NPIEN Board Members
  • AbbpttES2
    Abbott Elementary School Ukulele Ensemble, Lynwood USD
  • AbbottES3
    Abbott's Hula Halau Danced to a Holiday Theme
  • AbbottESUkulele
    Abbott Students Play Feliz Navidad
  • VTSandyWoo
    NPIEN Thanks Abbott 3rd Grade Teacher Sandy Woo!
  • SisaGrey
    Actress Sisa Grey from Moana and Hawaii 5-0 Opened the 16th Annual Conference
  • Education Panel 2017
    Education Panel at the 16th Annual Conference on 11/4/17 at Paramount High School
  • Jaymz T
    Jaymz Tuaileva, Dancing With the Stars, Taught Us to Dance
  • Lawndale HS
    Lauren Bowman and the Lawndale High School Ukulele Class
  • Ashley Helinihi
    Christina Diaz Scholarship Winner Ashley Helenihi
  • DrFierro
    Cerritos College President/Superintendent Dr. Jose Fierro
  • JaymzTuaileva
    Jaymz Tuaileva and the NPIEN Board
  • Patrick ODonnell
    Assemblymember Patrick O'Donnell Presented an Award to NPIEN


We are a Pacific Islander education organization that serves the Pacific Islander community. Although our particular focus is on Pacific Islander students, we will help any student or community pursue their educational goals.



NorthernCaliforniaChapterWe are a Pacific Islander education organization that serves the Pacific Islander community.



NPIEN on Facebook

First Generation Film

First Generation Film

More Information
 Go College! Now

Asian Pacific Heritage Luncheon

2017 Annual Asian Pacific Heritage Luncheon

The Aloha Ukulele Ensemble recently provided entertainment at the Los Angeles County Office of Education's (LACOE) Annual Asian Pacific Heritage Luncheon on May 15, 2017 at its office in Downey, CA. The Ensemble is sponsored by NPIEN and meets on Tuesdays to provide instruction for LACOE employees. Hula classes are also taught and many of the ensemble musicians do both ukulele and hula.

Support NPIEN

$500 provides a student scholarship
$40 Purchases a Ukulele