The Allstate Foundation has given $1,800 to the Missouri State Chapter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving. The grant was used to support MADD's funding of sobriety checkpoints by the Missouri Highway Patrol.
The Variety Club Women of Tent No. 4 has donated $2,000 to Evangelical Children's Home for new equipment.
Housing Options Provided for the Elderly Inc. has received donations of $3,000 from The Leader Foundation; $1,500 from Citicorp Mortgage; $500 from Union Electric Co.; $200 from Order of Elks - Florissant Lodge No. 2316; $200 from James B. Nutter & Co.; and $100 from Gershman Investment Corp. The Rotary Club of Ferguson has donated $300 to the Ferguson Municipal Public Library as part of a matching grant with the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The grant will allow the library to complete its "Library of America" set in the American Literary Classics series. The Mirex Corp. raised $375 through three holiday fund-raising events and distributed it among the St. Louis Major Case Squad, the March of Dimes, the American Diabetes Foundation, Sunshine Mission and the St. …