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Looking Ahead with Enthusiasm

HONOLULU – More than 20 youth in foster care paused during their weekly meeting at Kids Hurt Too Hawaii to reflect on what they are thankful for this holiday season. The children in support group for foster youth, who are between ages 3 and 19, thrive on a safe space to express feelings found here. The […]

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Stepping in to Help Out

Donna Hodges (right) gets helpful tips from Cynthia White. HONOLULU — A difference can start with one person. Just ask Donna Hodges, a 53-year-old Makaha resident who adopted her two grandsons nearly five years ago after their mother could no longer care for them. To hear Hodges tell it, her 33-year-old daughter, Rosina, never recovered […]