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PATCH is Hawaii's only statewide child care resource and referral agency and is a member of:
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PATCH ECE JOBS MARKET Seeking work in a preschool or child care center? Click here!
Have a preschool or center job vacancy? List it TODAY!


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Thank you to all who attended club PATCH Annual Benefit Dinner and a HUGE THANKS to our sponsors and donors! More photos are on our facebook and special events webpage!


Announcing "Hawaii's Favorites!"

Michelle "Mickey" Adams of Kamuela Kids Child Care in Kamuela, Hawaii, is Hawaii's Favorite Family Child Care Provider 2015.

Joy Koyanagi of KCAA Kuapa Preschool in Hawaii Kai, Oahu, is Hawaii's Favorite Multi-Site Preschool Teacher 2015.

Shelley Yorita from University of Hawaii Children's Center at Manoa, Oahu, is Hawaii's Favorite Single-Site Preschool Teacher 2015.

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OUR WINNERS AND FINALISTS! Click to see 2015 winners and finalists!

Winners were announced at our July 24 Annual Benefit Dinner.



9/4/15 It is Hurricane Season and storms are affecting the islands. Please check here or call your local office before visiting us during this stormy weather. Mahalo and be safe.

10/1/15 Parents of 4 & 5 year olds: Accepting Preschool Open Doors applications TODAY through October 31, 2015. Click for details and to download a PDF application.
8/28/2015 PATCH joined hundreds of people representing local businesses and charities in downtown Honolulu this morning for Aloha United Way's annual fundraising campaign kick-off.

Pictured are PATCH's Laura Brucia Hamm and Megan Lang with Thomas S. Kiyabu, Package Division Manager of Hawaii Operations for UPS (center).

PATCH *heart* *smiley face* Aloha United Way and UPS! Thanks for inviting us, we had a blast!

Think Tech Hawaii "Aloha United We Stand" Video, 6/25/2015: Jay Fidell interviews PATCH Executive Director, Laura Brucia Hamm.

What Does Community Mean To YOU? Click for Hawaii Island United Way Video with Brenda Watanabe from PATCH.
Hawaii News Now 7/29/14 Video: PATCH's Katy Chen and Rae Shimokawa, a 2014 Hawaii's Favorite Preschool Teacher contest winner with Sunrise's Howard Dicus.