Community Technology Centers (CTC)
- “Within walking distance” of nearly all Kalihi residents, CTC’s support major low-income
ethnic groups: Filipino, Samoan, and Native Hawaiian. 40% speak English as a second language.
- Existing computer labs in six community agencies have computers and other technology of variable quality,
available during limited hours.
- Upgraded equipment and software, improved internet access, (re)trained personnel, and ensured accessibility,
and have also brought in expertise and resources such as Americorps volunteers and college interns.
- High proportions of children are at-risk, have special needs and/or English as a second language.