Santa Fund takes steps closer to $45K goal


The Eagle Santa Fund is under way and its goal is to raise $45,000 to make the holiday season brighter for local children. The Santa Fund has raised $16,308 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. All 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: 

Berkshire Hills Harley Owners Group Chapter #2030 $100

Miss A. M. Cacalloro 10

Merry Christmas to Bryan, Rachel Collin, Hayden & Cameron. From Grandma & Grandpa 25

Val & Shirley Tornicelli 25

Clyde & Lorry 25

Bill & Janet Kerwood 30

Dave & Barb Connelly 20

Sheriff Thomas Bowler & Berkshire County Deputy Sheriff's Association 100

Mark & Marie Matthews on behalf of their Children & Grandchildren 25

Cohen Kinne Valicenti & Cook Penny Jar 100

Audrey & Jack O'Brien 25

For All Believers 20

Don & Nora Quadrozzi 25

Merry Christmas from Stretch & Shorty 20

Thank You Sherman Merry Christmas Joyce 35

Anonymous 10

In memory of

Shirley, From Husband Bill 25

Our Parents/Grandparents -- Josephine & Thomas A. Duane and Doris & Theodore Handerek. Love, Marianne, Chipper, Olivia, Eva and Lily 100

Mary Jo Coughlan. Love, Mom & Dad 25

Teddy Boyce with Love. From Fred and Ruth Austin 25

Dick, Mom & Dad. From Betty 20

Our daughter Laura. From David & Carol Weissbrod 20

Our parents: Joe & Mary Callahan and Marvin & Marlee Manns. Also Happy Holidays to our family, friends and neighbors 50

Tommy DuBois. Love, His Family 100

My Husband Reno. Love Sue 25

John G. and Eva M. O'Brien 50

Victor 1984 and Henrietta 1997 Walsh. Love, Your Daughter Pam and Her Family 50

My Dad, Walter Conant & My Brother, Timothy Conant. Love and Miss You Both, Kathi & Bob 100

My Dad Louie Tezza. Love Linda & Family 25

My Beloved Husband Jim & Our Beloved Son, Jimmie From Bet 25

Bus and Toni, Ray and Clay 25

My "Angelic" Wife Cathy Procopio who loved watching children opening presents. Love forever, Husband Paul, Aimee, Jason, Audrey & Jake 25

Our Fathers & Grandfathers, Zeke Vosburgh and Dean Martin. Love, Jimmy, Lynn, Cheryl & Jessica 50

In Loving Memory of Bud & Mary Erlain Tucker and Tom & Evie DeMarco Sherman. Love, Pat & Bob Tucker 50

Peter "Doc" McErlain & John "Parrot" Codey. From Pat & Mink 50

Loving Memory of our parents Frank and Ida Tranquilli & Adam and Maria Melideo 50

In lieu of cards:

Merry Christmas From Ray & Chris 25

Today's total: $1,510

Total to date: $16,308

Needed to reach goal: $28,692


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