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  • Janeway Children’s Charity Receives Double Dose of Generosity

    The Janeway Children’s Charity got a double dose of giving today as Dominion Grocery Store employees presented two large donations.

    It has been a record breaking year for the Dominion, Give A Little Help A Lot Champaign and the money raised will benefit children receiving care at the Janeway Hospital.

    Domino employees managed to raise $93,000 over the past month through gathering donations from customers.

    The gracious contributions didn’t stop there: representatives of President’s Choice Children’s Charities had another sizeable gift worth $175,000. The second amount is designated for upgrade work the hospital kitchen however, Manager of Corporate Development at the Janeway, Jenine Kerrivan says money from the Give A Little Help A Lot campaign is open ended, and she says, it can be used to cover more urgent needs.

    Kerrivan says the funds will go towards anything from research, NICU equipment, rehabilitation programs or music therapy. She says the money will pay for ventilators, monitors and all kinds of needs. Kerrivan says at the end of the day government funding only goes so far and she expresses her gratitude for the community assistance.

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