Hometown Heroes: Grant helps support North Kohala students and their families

  • A keiki shows off a bag of produce during a food distribution for ohana in the Kohala complex. Nonprofit Partners in Development Foundation recently received a $27,027 grant from the William J. and Dorothy K. O’Neill Foundation for the Piha Me Ka Pono program to provide additional educational support and resources to enhance their school experience, which has been drastically altered due to the COVID-19 pandemic. (Courtesy photo/Special to West Hawaii Today)

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.