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PITTSFIELD >> 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 $15,027.25 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 and must be received by Dec. 17 to ensure they are listed in the newspaper before Christmas Day.

Donations can be mailed to The Eagle Santa Fund, 75 S. Church St., Pittsfield, MA 01201, or dropped off at The Berkshire Eagle office.

Onota Fishing Club $750

Happy Birthday Elsie, Love M & P 25

A Blessed and Happy Christmas from Peg and Shawna 50

Sue & Gary Gulbranson 25

Merry Christmas to all, from the present and past members of ITAM Lodge #564 100

R.M. Graves 75

Merry Christmas from the Conte Community School Retirees Breakfast Group: (Walt Henderson, Donna/Michael Meyer, Sherry Hains-Salerno, Carole Devanny, Anne Gravel, Prudy Barton, Sally Taylor, Pat Torra, Mike Farella, Sue Condron, Linda Abderhalden, Joanne Jones, Irene Frazier, Donald Taylor, Laura/Tom Gardner, Kate Ciliberti, Sarah Murray, Frank Kelley, Carol Scorpa, Ellen Boshe, Trish Kelley, Sue Collins, Gerry Crane, Barbara Wasserman, Ellie/Art Rodda, Peggy Nelson) 305


Bill and Suzanne 25

Jay & Lori Sterritt 100

Ann & Ray Callahan 25

Merry Christmas 25

Wayne & Donna 30

René & Mary Manghue 25

Floriana & John Fitzgerald 100

Joel and Connie Giguere 50

To Reg, from Pam-Sue-Rit 50

David & Susan Mongue 50

Peace to all, and a Merry Christmas, Walt and Elaine LaPierre 25

Donn and Claire Gulick 40

Bob & Elain Lee 50

Nellie, Ziggy & Tom 200

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to all! 25

East Mountain Medical Associates 130

Anonymous 25


In memory of deceased members of VFW Post 448 (corrected) 100

My deceased loved ones, Love Joan 20

In loving memory of Tony Menefer, Terry Cook, Seth Ketchum and Timmy Brophy from their moms, June, Janet, Lucy and Marcia 25

Shindy Weigand, from husband William 25

Katherine T. Quaglietti, Love from family 50

Alinda, Jim, Margaret & Tom, Santa's Favorite Elves 50

Marie Barriere, Love Rick 20

Lorraine Fletcher, from Bill & Gerry Barschdorf 25

Joseph T. Bishop, Love Aunt Sue & Uncle Mike 25

In loving memory of son, Jonathan, from Mom & Dad 25

Joanne Hayes from June Ann Mason 25

In loving memory of Robert Kushi, Husband & Dad. You are forever loved and missed. Your wife, children and son-in-law 25

My Husband, Anthony Melideo; My Parents, Ida & Frank Tranquilli; My Brother, Faro Tranquilli 100

Lee, Tom, Grandma, Aunt Mary 25

Kathy Cooney Walton and Betty Reid O'Brien. Missing you and remembering all of the good times we had! Sandy 25

Our past members from the Pittsfield Piston Poppers 100

Billy DeFazio, Love Marcia 50

B.J. 50

Joseph, Rose & Mary Conti 25

James, Isabelle, Fred & all deceased members of the Sciola Family 25

Benedetto Sciola, Love, Dick & Karen 25

Charles & Joan Corl, Dorothy Delano, Love Dick & Karen 25

The Areno Family, Rose & Dominck, Joseph & Doris, Pat Hescock, from Dolores & Ronnie & Family 50

The Adler & Browne Family: Ewald & Hedwig Adler, Friz & Hans Adler, Bob, Inge, Bob Jr. Browne, from Dolores & Ronnie & Family 50

My loving husband, Gordon Wise, from Susan Wise 50

In loving memory of Keith Murray, from Sarah and family 25

Pat & Danny Nichols, from Art Nichols 25

Our Parents: Mr. & Mrs. Joseph Callahan, Mr. & Mrs. Marvin Manns, Merry Christmas to friends and neighbors 50

Wim & Mary, "The other twin did it" 25

Liz Zawistowski 50

For our Little Angel, Jayce Amaro Grady, Love Great Bepa & Great Grandma Grady 25

Wm. B. Phillips Jr., Loving and Missing you always, Mom/Sisters/Brothers 50

In Loving Memory of Melissa & Rick Wallace, Love JoAnne & Family, miss you 50

Milano Trimarchi 25

Suzanne & Robert Ross and Inez & Joseph Rossi 50

Our Dads, Gilbert and Leander, Love Jim & Donna 50

In loving memory of my parents, Florence and Naylor Taliaferro, dearly missed, Martha 20

Loved ones, from me 25


Kay & Ted D. 30

Ron & Elda Spring 25

Today's total: $3,745.00

Total to date: $15,027.25

Needed to reach goal: $29,972.75