Hometown Heroes: Kaiser donation to address homelessness on Big Island

  • Kaiser Permanente Hawaii has awarded a $95,000 grant to HOPE Services to help provide health care services to homeless individuals during the COVID-19 pandemic in Hawaii. (Courtesy photo/Special to West Hawaii Today)

  • HOPE Services workers prepare 18 tiny homes for occupancy amid the COVID-19 pandemic in June 2020 at Old Kona Airport Park in Kailua-Kona. (Chelsea Jensen/West Hawaii Today)

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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.