Alton, Illinois – Dec. 22, 2021 – Molina Healthcare of Illinois (“Molina”) recently donated $5,550 to the Boys and Girls Club of Alton to launch the Molina Closet Program, which will be open and available to those who attend the club starting in January.
Over 300 children from the Riverbend area will benefit from the program. The closet will contain personal hygiene items, laundry soap, and other essentials.
“The Boys and Girls Club is grateful to Molina for this generous donation,” said Al Womack, executive director of the Boys and Girls Club of Alton. “The Molina Closet will allow our kids convenient access to personal hygiene items that may not always be available to them.”
“At Molina, we are dedicated to ensuring access to essential supplies that enable kids to live healthier lives,” said Matt Wolf, president of Molina Healthcare of Illinois. “We are proud to support the Boys and Girls Club of Alton with this critical resource.”
About Molina Healthcare of Illinois
Molina Healthcare of Illinois has been providing government-funded, quality health care since 2013. The Company serves members through Medicaid and Medicare-Medicaid programs throughout Illinois. Through its locally operated health plans, Molina Healthcare, Inc., a FORTUNE 500 company, served approximately 4.8 million members as of September 30, 2021.