Saturday December 29, 2012

The Eagle Santa Fund has raised $39,175.23 toward the goal of $45,000 this season. The Santa Fund aims to make the holiday season brighter for local children.

Contributions can be listed in the donor’s name, in memory of loved ones or anonymously. Donors and their contributions will be listed in the paper unless otherwise noted. Donations are tax-deductible.

Donations can be mailed to The Eagle Santa Fund, P.O. Box 1171, Pittsfield, MA 01202, or dropped off at The Berkshire Eagle office at 75 S. Church St. in Pittsfield.

Today’s donations

Cyrus A Henry,Jr 25

Merry Christmas from Bill Briggs & Don Usher 100

Jack & Rita Laviolette 25

The Everhart Family 100

Merry Christmas Mom and Dad. Miss you, and yes, Mom, your voice was like a bell. 25

To our local tiny angels, Merry Christmas! In honor of Ann Curry’s 26 Acts of Kindness. Charlotte, Grace, Daniel, Anne Marie, Rachel, Emilie, Olivia, Jack, Josephine, Noah, Ana, Caroline, Dawn, Dylan, Jessica, Madeleine, Avielle, Catherine, Lauren, Chase, Mary, Jesse, Victoria, James, Benjamin, Allison. Pay it forward! John & Lorraine Roccabruna 50

Pat & Bert Pritchard 30

Caryn, Beth & Joe 50

Gerald & Vidahlia Ferreira 25

Anonymous 20

Anonymous 500

Anonymous 150

Anonymous from Becket 50

In memory of

Peter McErlair, with love from the Wojtkowski Family 35

Louise Andreoli from Judy 20

Our Gramp and Guardian Angel, David Campbell, with love from Collin, Jillian, Lily and Max. XOXO 30

Pauline & Samuel Brecher 50

Marge Johnston. Mom, I miss you so much 25

My Dad & Mom, from Angela Hayes 25

Koziol, Browne & Munsinger Families 20

Our Parents: Herbert & Gladys Spring and Donato & Esterina DeNovellis. Love, Ron & Elda 30

Victims of Sandy Hook 26

Frank & Mary McKeever 25

Gene O’Brien 10

Sandy Hook School Children 200

In lieu of gifts

Julie Briede-Ibar 15

Today’s total: $1,661

Total to date: $39,175.23

Needed to reach goal: $5,824.77