Insights - Season of Giving: Helping People Help Themselves

On this edition of INSIGHTS, host Dan Boylan and his guests discuss the struggles that non-profit, social service organizations continue to face this holiday season in a tough economy. Suggestions will be offered on how the public can help these programs in need and reveal what non-profits have planned for the next legislative session, which begins in January.

Guests include: Rona Fukumoto, Director of Intake, Information and Referral, Catholic Charities of Hawaii; Alex Santiago, Executive Director of PHOCUSED (Protecting Hawaii's Ohana, Children, Underserved, Elderly and Disabled); Eunice Sim, Director of Operational Support Services, Goodwill Industries of Hawaii; and Sandee Yoro, Executive Director of SECOH (Special Education Center of Hawaii).

This conversation was recorded on December 1, 2011 in the PBS Hawaii studio. Insights on PBS Hawaii is presented on Thursdays at 7:30.