Ameren donates food & cash to Northeast Community Fund


Decatur, Ill (WAND) – The Northeast Community Fund, which has a food pantry in Decatur, has found a Santa in Ameren Illinois.

The electric and gas utility donated 3,400 cans of food on Wednesday.  It also made a cash donation of $5,900.

The canned goods were collected by employees of Ameren’s Customer Care Center in Decatur.

The Northeast Community Fund provides food to about 1,600 – 2,000 families each month.  It works out to an estimated monthly total of approximately 3,500 – 4,000 individuals monthly.

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