Grants for young athletes with disabilities to
compete at local, state, national and at the Paralympics are being
offered through Variety the Children's Charity of Illinois. The
Live to Achieve program enables children 8-21 to receive up to
$1,000 for assistance with travel, training and other costs.
Applications can be downloaded at varietyofillinois.org.
For print copies, call Variety at (312) 822-0660.
Variety of Illinois' decision takes into account the
applicant's overall personality and life goals, not just athletic
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