Selfmade Helpers


Selfmade Provider

David Chaiprakorb

Kaunakakai, Hawai'i

Aloha! My name is David. I was born and raised on the island of O'ahu, but now call Moloka'i home. I am a husband, father, Firefighter and Airman. Most of my free time is spent in the mountains or ocean, collecting and preparing food for my family and friends.

What does a Selfmade Provider do?

I find that it is important to have a lot of hobbies in life. In my work, I provide safety and security to my community. In my home, I provide a safe and loving environment to my family. My hobbies of fishing, hunting, and cooking provide food to my family and friends.


Top 3 — Why do you love being a Selfmade Provider?

Family Community Self

What motivates / inspires you?

My family, sustainable living, my home Hawai'i, my Thai culture and cuisine.

What are you most proud of?

My pride and absolute joy in life is my daughter.

What was your first dream job?

Marine Biologist

What other path would you have taken if not this one?

Being a provider is my calling and anything else would have fallen short of who I am today.

What would you tell your younger self?

Life is the greatest gift. Make the absolute best of it.

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