2016 Honolulu Star-Advertiser Community Support Guide
Look for us in the November 11th Honolulu Star-Advertiser 2016 Community Support Guide insert! We are on page 18 & 19. See below for our past year’s editions.
Our family-centered, full-service nonprofit is dedicated to “Strengthening families and fostering the healthy development of children”. Through nearly 50 programs statewide, CFS works with those most in need – meeting them where they are, connecting them with the resources they need, and helping them envision and plan a future in which they can live successfully in the community.
Number of years CFS has
been serving the community
of donor dollars
that stay in Hawai‘i
by CFS each
receiving direct services
Programs offered to
“Emma’s” 9-year-old son came up with a code word: “FM.” It stood for “Forward Movement.” As a mother, she taught her sons to always move forward in life. Little did she know that . . .Read More
Julie was born into a life of financial hardship from a young age, growing up in low-income housing with her siblings on the west side of Kaua‘i. Her childhood was challenging, living in poverty while her . . .Read More
Neighborhood Place of Wailuku (NPW) is a walk-in family center located in Happy Valley, Maui. In this video, the individuals and families that NPW serves talk about how NPW is a safe place in their community.Read More
Madie joined the Healthy Start program in 2012 when her son, Koamalu was born. At the time, Madie was unsure about raising her son and the kind of Parent she would be. To add to her stress, Koamalu was diagnosed with several medical problems . . .Read More
During the darkest and most stressful period of our family’s lives, Child & Family Service (CFS) stepped in and gave us hope and stability when we needed it most. Our son faced multiple medical conditions that greatly affected his mental health and . . .Read More
Sanguan met his wife Felonelia on a flight in the Philippines. They quickly fell in love and after a short courtship married in Sanguan’s home country of Thailand. Felonelia, originally from the Philippines, was a Kaua‘i resident and wanted . . .Read More