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Who will be "Hawaii's Favorite Preschool Teacher & Family Child Care Provider in 2014"? Click for a list of finalists.

Std patch annual benefit 2014
25 July 2014 PATCH Annual Benefit Dinner & Awards Gala Night,
5:30-9:00pm at the Harbor View Center, Honolulu.
Who will be the winners of this year's contest for "Hawaii's Favorite Preschool Teacher and Family Child Care Provider"?  Winners will be honored at the dinner plus there will be live entertainment, a silent auction and more. We are seeking event sponsors, underwriters, and donations for our silent auction--please click here for forms. We also seek volunteers to help plan and prepare the event. Please contact Jenny Schack at 808.791.2121 or
Please click here for event information and to purchase tickets online.

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Thank you to all who attended the PATCH 2013 Annual Benefit Dinner and MAHALO event sponsors and  guests! For more about the Benefit Dinner, click here.

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2013 "Hawaii's Favorites" Contest Winners & Finalists:

2013 Family Child Care Provider of the Year: Beth Okamura from Kailua, Oahu

Finalists: Wendy Costa, Hale Na Keiki, Maui & Angelica Friedman, Ka Hana Pono Daycare, Haleiwa Oahu.

2013 Preschool Teacher of the Year (Multi-Site/Large Preschools): Janice Tom from Stepping Stones Academy, Aiea

Finalists: Carlina Eder Da Silva, HCAP Head Start, Honolulu & Nahue Mahoe, Raibow School, Kaneohe.

2013 Preschool Teacher of the Year (Single-Site Preschools): Michelle Yamada from St. Ann's School, Kaneohe

Finalists: Melanie Adams, Aloha Kai Academy, Paia, Maui & Marissa Paahana, Wahiawa Baptist, Oahu