Ameren donates $46,000 for PWCs

Friday, June 30, 2006

ST. LOUIS - Ameren, an area provider of electricity and natural gas, donated $46,000 to the nonprofit organization Variety the Children's Charity of St. Louis in June to fund wheelchairs for disabled children. Variety's PowerKids project, started in 2003, provides power wheelchairs to disabled children to help them lead more productive lives. Ameren donated $25,000 to Variety in 2003 and $15,000 in 2004 and 2006, making this year's donation its biggest ever.