The Family YMCA of Fayette County recently received a $2,000 donation from Ameren to its Strong Kids Campaign.
The campaign is used to help those with financial hardships enjoy the YMCA facility and money is also used for scholarships.
In 2013, the YMCA gave out $16,844 in Strong Kids scholarships, while bringing in $13,967. The campaign budget for 2014 is $15,000.
Anyone wishing to donate to the fund should contact the YMCA at 283-1258. Donations are accepted all year.