Tūtū and Me

Annual Charity Walks Raise Money for Programs

May 20, 2019

The 41st annual Visitor Industry Charity Walk took place across the Islands in the month of May, raising over $2.5 million dollars for participating local charities.

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Tūtū and Me Staff Helps Families Through Volcanic Eruptions

March 1, 2019

The day started out normally. Partners in Development Foundation’s Tūtū and Me Traveling Preschool staff in East Hawaiʻi got up, went to work, drove the vans to their site, and unloaded to prepare for their families. It wasn’t until they were halfway through the introductory song when they heard the first explosion.

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Happy Feet for Families

February 20, 2019

When Archdeacon Steve Costa saw Partners in Development Foundation (PIDF) President Jan Dill speaking to KITV about the importance of Early Childhood Education, he felt a pull to do something for the organization.

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Polynesian Voyaging Society Shares Food, Knowledge with Families

February 15, 2019

After returning to Honolulu from San Francisco, the crew of Hikianalia had a problem.

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Na Makamae: Gidget, Tūtū and Me

January 31, 2019

The end of January marks the start of our monthly Na Makamae segment, when we recognize employees who are doing tremendous work with the children and families they serve.

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A Season of Giving

January 18, 2019

The 2018 holiday season was a busy one for Partners in Development Foundation and our many programs.

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Keiki Hear Stories of Kupuna Wisdom at Bishop Museum

December 10, 2018

This past Saturday the 8th, Partners in Development Foundation returned to the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum to share our Tūtū and Me book series, “Kai and Friends.”

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PIDF Receives $50,000 Grant from Hawaiʻi Community Foundation

December 7, 2018

Partners in Development Foundation has received a $50,000 grant from the Hawaiʻi Community Foundation (HCF).

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Hui Nohona Provide Trainings, Webinars to Staff

November 23, 2018

Our Hui Nohona culture team stayed busy through the month of October, giving several trainings, webinars, and demonstrations to staff and program families.

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Keiki Pick Pumpkins at Aloun Farms

October 26, 2018

Our Tūtū and Me Traveling Preschool’s Makakilo site and our Ka Paʻalana program sites went out to Aloun Farms this week for some fun in the sun!

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“Maka” Appears on KHON2 WakeUp2Day

October 19, 2018

This morning Partners in Development Foundation made an appearance on KHON2’s WakeUp2Day program to discuss our latest Kai and Friends book, “Maka the Tree Snail Discovers His Worth.”

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Fun for Families at the 72nd Aloha Festivals Parade

October 4, 2018

On Saturday, September 29, Partners in Development Foundation participated in the 72nd annual Aloha Festivals floral parade.

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