The Eagle Santa Fund is underway and its goal is to raise $45,000 to make the holiday season brighter for local children. The Santa Fund has raised nearly $35,000 to date.

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 Gifts

Lynn Myers 50

Wohrle’s Food Warehouse 100

From the kids and staff at Cheshire

Elementary School 200

The Bossio Family 100

Marie & Pat Gormalley 25

Bob & Margaret Rzeznikiewicz 35

Pat Herman 50

Stephen & Marsha Cohen 50

Jim & Maryellen Tremblay 50

John & Janice O’Neill 50

Val & Shirley Tornicelli 25

Jon & Jo May 25

Lois & Harold Brown 25

Melvin & Marilyn Somes 25

In Honor of my son, David 20

Mundi & Syd Smithers 100

Jim & Helen McCarthy 25

Merry Christmas from the Girl Scouts of Troop 8 70

From the Reis & West grandchildren,

Amelia, Jackson & Keaton 25

Bernie & Gloria Powers B&G 200

Gerald & Vidahlia Ferreira 25

In memory of

Bus & Toni, Ray & Clay 25

Eileen & Eugene Daly, Merry Christmas, love your daughter, Nancy 20

Mom & Dad Gore, with love and beautiful Christmas memories to last a lifetime. All our love, your children 100

All our relatives and friends who have passed on, from Joe & Shirley 50

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

Our parents, John & Rose Marcinczyk, Alex & Madeline Sturgeon with love from Bill & Rose Ann 25

George Rauscher, Rose & Eudanice Gazaille, and Lorraine & Donald Eastwood, love Jeff & Debbie Connor 25

At the Holidays and always, Mary Turner "Mom", Catherine Connolly "Nana", Katherine Leahey "Grama", Tom Connolly "Dad", John T. Connolly "Grampa", John T. Leahey "Grampa", & Angel Ross Agar. 100

Kathy Cooney Walton who loved children, from Michael & Cathy 50

Deceased Members of the Custer & LaRosa Families from Grace & Bill 25

Deceased Members of the Collins, Taylor & Blair Families, especially Butch Taylor, Love, Mike, Linda, Amanda, Katie & Chloe 25

Remembering my mother, father and sister, Love Theresa 20

Ma, Mom, Gram, Inez, Mike, Cliff Sr., Cliff Jr., Jim, Millie, Bus, Mary, Larry, Barbara, Mickey, Glenn Love Jack & Julie 50

Our Grandpa, Love Craig, Kevin, Jessica, Josh & Sarah 100

Our Son Timothy Shepard, Love Mom

& Dad 100

Ray Marchetto from Bob Cella 25

My Best Friend, Dan Martin from Larry

Corbett 10

My brother, Big Bob, and sister, Helen T. from Rae 10

All our family & friends from Rae & Larry Corbett 10

Our parents, Steve & Dorothy Spasyk from Leo & Helen Rivers 50

Our Nonna & Nonni, love Kellie, Daniella & Matt Roccabruna 50

My beloved husband of 60 years, Robert Tierney, Sr. Love and miss you, Jean 25

My Dearest frined, Joan Tierney. "Forever Friends" with love, Jean 25

Loretta, Emmett, Bob & Ed Nixon from your Family. Merry Christmas 50

our Dads and Grandpas, Zeke Vosburgh and Dean Martin, Love, Jimmy, Lynn, Cheryl & Jessica 50

Rosemary, Clint & Mike Ryan with love from your Family 100

Littlest Angel, Shawn Scorpa 20

Silly Princess Roxy, Love you and miss you so much from Tee-Tee, Emmy and Moo-Moo 20

Marge, Al & Kevin McMullen from Kathy 50

Paul Houle from your Family 150

Our Parents, Tony & Jeannette, Bud &

Dottie and brother Don. We miss you all every day, Larry & Sandy 50

Emile Trova, love Joanne 25

William Keser, love Mom 25

My Husband, Al Cimini. Miss and Love you, Norma 25

The Harte and LeBlanc deceased family members and in lieu of cards 25

Lawrence Chase from Family 25

Jim and Jean 50

Robert Harris, Zella Walsh, Dot Walsh 50

Our Beloved daughter, Paige Beaudin Clark 25

Our Mom and Grandma, we love you and miss you, Dave, Eric, Amanda, Olivia, Brandon & Kiley 25

Frederick M. Shogry from Mom, Dad & Terry 50

Papa, Grandpapa, Aunt Elaine, Uncle Jerry and Uncle Fran 150

Patti & her Papa from The Salvatores of

Lenox 25

"Papa" Salvatore, Gram & Gramp Huber, Uncle Mark & Uncle Steve Huber. We miss you all, love Kyle & Emma Lee

Huber 25

Betty Jean, who loved Christmas 50

Ernest L. Ingraham Missing you at

Christmastime and always, Love Michael, Donna, Kim, Todd & Brett 50

Bud & Ceil Lavigne, Love Michael, Donna, Kim, Todd & Brett 50

Our parents and grandparents, Ernest & Mary St.Peter and Thomas & Phyllis Holden. We miss you, kevin, Sue, Eric & Benn 25

Our parents, Joe Robins, Tony & Gloria Gigliotti and Gram & Gramp, Joe & Agnes Robins. Love & miss you, Nancy & Russ 25

Laurie Cady, love & miss you, Geno & Kathie DiNicola 15

John G. & Eva M. O’Brien 75

Our son, Robert M. Bullett & our nephew, Steven Bullett 25

George Dunham, love his family 25

Salvatore (Sam) Chitarra, with love from Gildo & Eleanor 50

Shaun P. McIntyre, friend and Scott A. Miller, neighbor 20

Anonymous

Anonymous 25

Anonymous 35

Anonymous 25

Anonymous 500

In lieu of cards

Merry Christmas to all, Maggie Bullett 25

Jack & Rita Laviolette 50

Gail Powell 35

Merry Christmas to family & friends from

Benny & Marie Barzousky 25

In liieu of flowers

Merry Christmas to all our family, friends and neighbors. God bless you all! Larry & Sandy 50 Today’s Total: $4,420.00

Total to Date: $34,962.00

Needed to Reach Goal: $10,038.00