Hometown Heroes: Hui of volunteers sews and distributes thousands of masks

Jami Sales sits behind homemade cloth masks in Paauilo. Sales organized a team of volunteers in her community that have made more than 17,000 masks. (KELSEY WALLING/Hawaii Tribune-Herald)

Editor’s note: Each Wednesday, West Hawaii Today is publishing a story about individuals, groups or organizations that have helped make life better for others in our community during the COVID-19 pandemic.