Tuesday December 11, 2012

The 76th annual Reformer Christmas Stocking is closing in on one-third of its way to this year’s goal of $90,000. With donations of $1,755 received on Monday, the total now stands at $29,247.55.

All donations go for the purchase of warm outer wear for children through age 15.

All contributions will be listed daily in the Reformer as requested by the donor. Contributions may also be read on the Reformer website at www.reformer.com. A form may be found in the paper each day or find information on how to donate on our website.

Contributions, which are tax deductible, and the form, may be sent to: Reformer Christmas Stocking, P.O. Box 703, Brattleboro, VT 05302-0703.

Donors may use their credit cards on PayPal for contributions by visiting www.reformer.com/christmasstocking. Type how you would like your donation to be listed in the Reformer in the "Purpose" line.

Contributions may also be brought to the Reformer office at 62 Black Mountain Road on Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m.

CONTRIBUTIONS

With thanks to Holton Home’s staff for giving so much, every day. You’re the best! Cindy Jerome, $125.

In loving memory of my parents and sister, Bob, Sylvia and Sandi. Miss you. Love, Patti, $100.

In loving memory of our Mother, Harriet Drury. Peggy Scott and Linda LeClair, $25.

In loving memory of Larry Scott Sr. from Peggy Scott, $25.

For the Children. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. In lieu of local Christmas cards. Peggy Scott, $10.

In memory of the Yeaw Boys -- Butch, Bill, Bud and Warren. Also, Larry Cooke, Linda Yeaw, Flossie Henry, and Pete at Sporty’s. Pat and Family, $25.

In loving memory of Butch Yeaw -- husband, father and grandfather. The Yeaw’s, The Akeley’s and The Derting’s, $25.

In memory of Bertie Sprague Sr. from Myrtle Sprague and family, $50.

In honor of our children, parents, family, friends, and co-workers. Happy Holidays. Rick and Geri Hopkins, $100.

In lieu of Christmas cards to friends, relatives and neighbors. Patsy Fowler, Vernon Hall, Vernon, Vt., $20.

In loving memory of my wife, Fran Martin. Steve Martin, $50.

You were a good friend, Mary Lou Jarvis Potvin. Barbe Faridoni, $25.

In loving memory of Peter E. Faridoni. Peter J. and Barbara Faridoni, $25.

Remembering Lynn Corum. Tim, Martha O’Connor and family, $250.

In loving memory of Pam Johnson and our niece Deb, who loved Christmas and children. Dad, Mom, Jay, Heidi and Jessica, $50.

In loving memory of my parents -- Ernie and Mensje Crosier. Carol, $20.

Anonymous, $50.

In memory of our parents: Louis & Rita Demarini and Frederick and Gertrude Wolfe. Fred & Carol Wolfe, $50.

In memory of my husband, George, and my son, Marty. Janice Duke, $25.

Happy Holidays to all. Evening Star Grange, $25.

Merry Christmas. Gordon and Linda, $25.

In memory of our parents. The Pelsues, $50.

In memory of loved ones and in lieu of holiday cards. Shirley Collins, $100.

In loving memory of Richard Bradbury, family, and friends. Bertha Bradbury and Family, $25.

In memory of Linda, so that a child can be warm. Anonymous, $15.

Love. Hope. Faith. Idabee, $50.

In memory of my husband, R. Keith Clarke and other loved ones. Nancy Clarke, $75.

In loving memory of Fred Picker, $100.

In loving memory of Howard Dunn, miss you everyday. Loving, Marilyn Noble and Opal, $20.

In loving memory of Gary Lumbra. Love and miss you everyday. Your sisters, Priscilla and Walter Lackey and Marilyn Noble, $20.

For Marge. Bill Callahan, $100.

In honor of our grandchildren, Avah, Owen, Lydia and Kellan. Christina and Peter Gibbons, $100.

Today: $ 1,755.00

Previous: $27,492.55

Total to Date: $29,247.55