Visionaries “Islands of Change” Hawai’i Premiere

Date: August 25, 2019 Time: 4:30pm

Tune in to PBS Hawai‘i on Sunday, 8/25/2019, at 4:30pm for the Hawai’i premiere of The Visionaries “Islands of Change” episode featuring Child & Family Service!

Now in its 23rd season, The Visionaries will highlight such topics as poverty by showing the work of CFS. Selected from hundreds of applicants, Child & Family Service has been a cornerstone of communities in Hawaii for 120 years. CFS is a family-centered, community-based organization that works to strengthen families and foster the healthy development of children. Through data informed programs and a practice of trauma-informed care, CFS addresses some of life’s most serious situations including poverty, abuse, and neglect.

About Visionaries Public Television Series:
The Visionaries documentary series, hosted by acclaimed actor Sam Waterston, highlights the rarely told stories of individuals and non-profit organizations that are working to create positive social change throughout the world. Visionaries is the winner of several Telly Awards and an Emmy nomination for Best Documentary. It has produced over 220 documentaries for its nationally broadcast public television series, The Visionaries, which is currently airing its 22nd season. For more information, please visit

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