April 20, 2011
I've just completed my final year of nine years with the PATCH Board - PATCH staff is incredibly dedicated to helping families in Hawaii find quality childcare. I first contacted PATCH many years ago to help find care for my then new born son - options were sorely lacking at that time. That's why when asked to join the PATCH Board I eagerly accepted, to better understand the challenges they face in attracting and training new caregivers & matching families with a caregiver who is right for them. Every year the number of caregivers and matched families has increased, training options have expanded and children are receiving quality care. The credit goes to a great staff and an active Board who pitch in to support the PATCH Team. PATCH will always hold a special place in my heart.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
Staff at my company finding quality care for their children through PATCH.
Ways to make it better...
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
Let more people know about the great work they do - they are so busy delivering services to the community that only people who looking for childcare know about them. This non-profit helps the business community by allowing working Moms to focus knowing their children are well cared for.
Board Member & Served nine years on the Board.