To be eligible for Victoria S. and Bradley L. Geist Enhancement Funds, a child or youth must:
1) Live in Hawai'i
2) Be under age 18 or under 21 if still in foster care and high school.
3) Be placed in foster care by a Hawai'i State government agency (CWS): permanent custody, foster custody, kin placement, therapeutic or respite care.
* Resource caregivers, social workers, GAL/CASA, therapists, school counselors may submit an application for a child/youth in foster care. Funds go directly to vendors.
Family Programs Hawai'i
Kids Matter Friends of the Children's Justice Center of West Hawai'i
Get Ready Hawai'i
Friends of the Children's Justice Center of East Hawai'i
Friends of the Children's Justice Center of Maui
Department of Human Services:
Child Welfare Services
*Please contact your child's CWS Social Worker for information about DHS enhancement funds.