Chaplain Renee Godoy founded Friends of First Responders in April 2021.
She has served as Chaplain to the Hawaii County Police Department since
2007 and Fire Department since 2015. As Chaplain she has walked with
them through many tough situations. Through those experiences she became aware of the difficult
issues they face and the toll it takes on the first responders health
Friends of First Responders Hawaii Island offers
community support and resources to strengthen first responders and their