Alton Day Care and Learning Center was presented a $500 donation by Kyle “The Hammer” Hanner at Kumar’s Kafe, 53 E. Ferguson Ave. in Wood River. Hanner, 25, a Wood River native who lives in University City, Mo., is a competitive eater who has won 53 of 70 eating contests. Hanner is a friend of Sharma Kumar, the son of Ellen and Surinder Kumar, who sponsor him in his eating endeavors. Ellen Kumar, a friend of Alton Day Care and Learning Center, suggested Hanner donate his winnings to the center. Pictured (from left): Paul Barbary, vice president of the board of Alton Day Care and Learning Center; Hanner and Kumar’s Kafe employee Michelle Owings.