Hometown Heroes: Hilton Waikoloa Village donates more than $18K to Special Olympics

From left: Simon Amos, general manager at Hilton Waikoloa Village, and Denise Lindsey, Special Olympics West Hawaii area director, pose for a photo marking the donation of $18,166.61 to support athletes with intellectual and physical disabilities. (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.