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'Mentors 4 Kids' in Benton awarded new car

The new Camry will provide transportation for staff who serve children in seven rural counties. The new Camry will provide transportation for staff who serve children in seven rural counties.
The goal is to give away 100 cars to 100 nonprofit organizations within 100 days. The goal is to give away 100 cars to 100 nonprofit organizations within 100 days.
BENTON, IL (KFVS) -

A local group that helps kids do their best will have some better wheels to help with their mission.

Mentors 4 Kids of southern Illinois were awarded a free Toyota Camry Hybrid in Marion Friday as part of Toyota's 100 cars for good program.

The goal is to give away 100 cars to 100 nonprofit organizations within 100 days.

Who wins the new wheels is based on votes from the public on facebook.

Mentors 4 kids is based in Benton and provides volunteer adults to serve as role models to children who want and need a positive role model in their life.

The new Camry will provide transportation for staff who serve children in seven rural counties of southern Illinois to train potential mentors and mentees.

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