Che's Accomplishments, Awards, and Events


Native Shearwater Population Soars on Molokai

KHON2 News

Mo`omomi, Molokai, 2015



Native Seabird Outreach Presentation

Rotary Club of Kihei-Wailea

Wailea, Maui, 2017



Return of the Shearwaters

Nature Conservancy 

Mo`omomi, Molokai, 2017



Moloka`i Wedgetailed Shearwater Colony Now One of State's Largest

Maui Now

Kahului, Maui, 2017



Outreach and Public Support through Educational Coloring Books Presentation

Pacific Seabird Group

La Paz, Mexico, 2017



Wildlife Educational Coloring Books

Honolulu Star Advertiser

Honolulu, Oahu, 2017



Wildlife Education Presentation for School Use and Outreach

Hawaii Environmental Education Alliance 

Volcanoes National Park, Big Island, 2017



Maui Nui Seabird Recovery Project ask public to report Seabird Sightings

Maui Now

Kahului, Maui, 2018



Official Merrie Monarch Invitational Craft Fair

Hilo, Big Island, 2018



Hawaii Conservation Conference

Honolulu, Oahu, 2018



The Best of Maui

Maui No Kai Oi

Kahului, Maui, 2018



Celebration of the Hawaiian Arts

Ritz Carlton

Napili, Maui, 2019



Official Merrie Monarch Invitational Craft Fair

Hilo, Big Island, 2019



Wildlife Biologist/Artist Discovers other ways to help Hawaii Species

Honolulu Star Advertiser

Kahului, Maui, 2019



Tokyo International Gift Show

Tokyo, Japan, 2019



Hawaii Teacher's Day

Kula, Maui, 2019



Fred Hall Outdoor and Fishing Show

Long Beach, California, 2020



Developed Advance Wildlife Education Digital Coloring Books App

Apple and Android

Paia, Maui, 2020



Nominated for Young Business Person of the Year 2020

Kahului, Maui, 2020



Advance Wildlife Education LLC

Maui No Ka Oi Magazine and SilverShark Media Podcast

Kahului, Maui, 2020



Pop-Up Makeke

Honolulu, Oahu, 2020



Denver Outdoor Retailer Show

World’s Leading Business-to-Business Outdoor Sports Show 

Denver, Colorado, 2021



Advance Wildlife Education Interview

Akaku Maui Community Media

Kahului, Maui, 2021



Advance Wildlife Education Interview

Kerri's Table

Texas, 2021



Advance Wildlife Education Interview

Just Animals Podcast

California, 2021



Educating in Color: Wildlife Education in Coloring Books

Maui Times

Kahului, Maui, 2021



An Artist's Eye for Conservation Education

Conservation Careers

Germany, 2022



Official Merrie Monarch Invitation Craft Fair

Hilo, Big Island, 2022



Advance Wildlife Education was 1 of 11 hand selected Hawaiian local businesses from 135 Businesses from around Hawaii to join Mana Up Business Accelerator Program Cohort 7

Mana Up

Honolulu, Oahu, 2022



Coloring Books Raise Awareness of Local Animals

Hawaii Business Magazine

Honolulu, Oahu, 2022


Meet Che Frausto - Shout Out Colorado

Voyage Denver Magazine

Denver, Colorado, 2022


Maui Companies aim to grow through Mana Up's program - Che Frausto

Front Page - The Maui News

Kahului, Maui, 2022


Denver's Most Inspiring Stories - Meet Che Frausto

Voyage Denver Magazine

Denver, Colorado, 2022


Sharks4Kids - Meet Artist and Wildlife Biologist Che Frausto

Sharks 4 Kids

Dania Beach, Florida, 2022


Class Presentations to Keiki on Native Species, Going into Conservation and Earth Sciences, and Combining their Passions to Start their own Businesses