Afterschool programs in Hawaii keep kids safe, inspire learning, and give working parents peace of mind. Kids discover who they are and what they love to do, make smart choices, and avoid risky behaviors.

Unmet demand for afterschool in Hawaii is high

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Unmet demand in Hawaii is high as parents see key benefits from afterschool


say afterschool keeps kids safe and out of trouble


say afterschool excites kids about learning


say afterschool helps kids build life skills


say afterschool gives working parents peace of mind

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Hawaii parents strongly support afterschool


of parents support public funding for afterschool

21st Century Community Learning Centers are the only federal funded before-school, afterschool, and summer learning programs.


FY 2020


of kids enrolled in Hawaii afterschool attend a 21st CCLC program


in federal funds supports 21st CCLC programs statewide


FY 2021


kids served in Hawaii


to Hawaii

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* This figure is an Afterschool Alliance calculation based on the state-allocated 21st CCLC funding and a program cost of $1,000 per child. The program cost per child is an Afterschool Alliance estimation based on the Department of Education's per-student expenditures for: (1) all students attending 21st CCLC programs and (2) students who regularly attend 21st CCLC programs.

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Hawaii Contacts


The statewide afterschool network is working to ensure that all kids have access to high-quality afterschool and summer learning programs.

Paula Adams
Hawaii Afterschool Alliance
841 Bishop Street
Suite 301
Honolulu, HI 96813

AMBASSADORS work to ensure that all kids have access to high-quality afterschool and summer learning programs.

Ambassador Emeritus
Peter Tedtaotao
Ft Shafter Youth Center SAS Program
240 Montgomery Drive Building 351
Fort Shafter, HI 96858
(808) 438-1487

Ambassador Emeritus
Paula Adams
Kahoomiki's Fun 5 Program
841 Bishop Street Suite 301
Honolulu, HI 96813
(808) 380-1602

Since 2005, members of the Afterschool Caucus in both the Senate and the House of Representatives have been building support and resources for quality afterschool programs.

Caucus members in your state:

Afterschool Sustainability

Afterschool Sustainability VISTAs increase increase the accessibility and quality of afterschool and summer learning programs.

  • Amber Meyers - Hawaii Afterschool Alliance (Honolulu, HI)


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