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Thank you to all who attended PATCH's Annual Benefit Dinner July 25 and MAHALO sponsors and  guests!

More about the Annual Benefit Dinner will be added here soon!

"Hawaii's Favorite Preschool Teacher & Family Child Care Provider" CONTEST 2014 - And the winners are. . . 

Congratulations to:
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   Lorna Lorenzo *WINNER*           Rae Shimokawa *WINNER*           Trilvie Rombow *WINNER*    
 Miss Lorna's Learning Place           KCAA Kuapa Preschool                Christian Liberty Academy
       Kamuela, Big Island                     Hawaii Kai, Oahu
                           Keaau, Big Island     Hawaii's Favorite Family       Hawaii's Favorite Multi-Site        Hawaii's Favorite Single-Site
Child Care Provider 2014         Preschool Teacher 2014              Preschool Teacher 2014

Pictured below (clockwise):

Top Left, Family Child Care Group: Katy Chen, PATCH Executive Director, Emcee Kathy Muneno, Finalist Kimberley Limasa, 2014 Winner--Lorna Lorenzo, and Emcee Justin Cruz.

Right, Multi-Site Preschool Group: Katy Chen,PATCH Executive Director, with finalists Marissa Gallo, Melanie Adams, Suzanne Carlson, and 2014 Winner Rae Shimokawa, with Emcees Kathy Muneno and Justin Cruz.

Bottom Left, Single-site Preschool Teachers Group: Katy Chen, PATCH Executive Director, with 2014 Winner Trilvie Rombow, Finalist Dana Wong, and Emcees Kathy Muneno and Justin Cruz.



Thank you to all who voted and participated in this year's contest and thank you to all Child Care Professionals in Hawaii for your valuable work and dedication to caring for our keiki.


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