Ameren Illinois donates to Champaign Park District youth scholarship program

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CHAMPAIGN - Champaign Park District officials say they have received a $2,000 donation from Ameren Illinois to help support the district's youth scholarship program.

The money is used to provide families facing economic hardship with fee waivers for several recreational programs offered by the Champaign Park District.  Officials say hundreds of children are assisted through this program every year.

For more information on the Champaign Park District youth scholarship program, call (217) 819-3839 or email

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