Phone-A-Friend Volunteer Highlight

“I wanted to make an impact in my community and on someone’s life,” shares Phone-A-Friend volunteer Ryan Yoshioka. Initially, he just wanted to share a laugh or smile with someone having no idea of the impact that being a CCH …

National Social Work Month

How long have you been a social worker? I graduated with a Masters in Social Work (MSW) in 1976, however, I’ve been a licensed social worker since 2004, the first year Hawai’i required social workers to be licensed. I am …

Meet Our Neighbor Island Leadership Council Chairs

Our Neighbor Island Leadership Councils provide a critical role in the advancement of the mission of Catholic Charities Hawai‘i and its statewide service development and advocacy efforts. Members also assist CCH in building bridges with community partners, supporters and resources …

New 2021 Board Member Spotlight

Our board members help to advance the mission of Catholic Charities Hawai‘i to serve the neediest in our community. They bring their perspectives, expertise and experience to CCH. We thank our current board members for their continued support and welcome …

Providing Rental Assistance to Those in Need

Catholic Charities Hawaii has been involved with two state rent relief programs for those impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, In early September, the State of Hawaii initiated the Rent Relief and Housing Assistance Program (RRHAP) to provide much needed financial …

Mahalo to All Who Donated During the Holidays

As we navigated the pandemic, the 2020 holiday season came alive with the blessings of donors, volunteers and staff who made Thanksgiving and Christmas special for struggling families, kupuna and individuals in the community. The unwavering commitment offered by the …