Faufata Family shares love and guidance with youth in foster care

It has been nearly 20 years since Blossom Faufata and her husband became licensed therapeutic foster parents for Catholic Charities Hawai‘i. Providing a home for a child in need was natural in many ways for the Faufatas, who were already committed to improving their community, raising their children with high moral standards and living the ideals of their Christian faith. …

Schroder Family: Therapeutic Foster Family success story

Nā ‘Ohana Pūlama – The Schroder Family

“Being a foster parent makes my heart sing,” shares Natalia Schroder. “I feel that it is my calling in life.” Natalia and her family are a Catholic Charities Hawai‘i Therapeutic Foster Family in the Nā ‘Ohana Pūlama Program. She and her husband have been foster parents for about a year and half. With three children of their own, the Schroders …