Parents and Children Together


To promote and support healthy individuals, families and communities by creating opportunities for them to identify and address their own strengths, needs and concerns and successfully realize their potential. 


Parents And Children Together believes that every child, individual and family in Hawaii deserve bright and healthy futures.

We create opportunities for children to learn and thrive.
We help vulnerable individuals and families address their barriers to success. We build, connect and protect relationships to realize one’s potential.

As Hawaii’s leading social services nonprogit for nearly 50 years, our programs focus on five core areas:

- Early childhood education

- Domestic abuse prevention and treatment

- Child abuse and neglect prevention and treatment

- Mental health support

- Community building and economic development

Parents And Children Together serves over 18,000 parents, children, individuals and families each year by investing in essential relationships and support systems that create hope, opportunities and healthy futures. 


80’s Themed Celebration and Celebrity Auction
Benefit for the prevention of child abuse and neglect programs
Saturday, November 18, 2017
For more information, call
(808) 847-3285 ext. 719 



Ryan Kusumoto, President & CEO

Kim Gould, Chief Operating Officer

Margaret Takahashi, Chief Administration Officer

Norma Spierings, Chief Development Officer

Ben Naki, Vice President of Early Childhood Education Programs

Tina Porras-Jones, Vice President of Community Building Programs

Marie Vorsino, Vice President of Intervention Programs


Dana Ann Takushi, Chair

Mihoko Ito, Vice Chair

Mike Moses, Secretary

Wade Kodama, Treasurer

David Shibata, Immediate Past Chair

Mike Cherry

Lui Faleafine, Jr.

Cappy Fasi

Patricia Kim

Anne Lopez

Pomai Moniz

Joan Okubo

Nicole Rino

Kelly Ueoka

Shaun Ushijima

Teresa Vast

John Whalen 

Parents And Children Together

Administrative office

1485 Linapuni Street, Suite 105

Honolulu, HI 96819

808-847-3285 |