Monday December 17, 2012

The 76th annual Reformer Christmas Stocking is heading into the final week before Christmas with $41,386.32 received toward this year’s goal of $90,000. 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

In loving memory of Grandpa and Grammy Taylor. Love, Karin, $25.

In loving memory of Marion and Joe Taylor, J. Charles "Chuck" Taylor, Kathryn Magoon, and Floyd Smith. Pat, $50.

In memory of Ralph Momaney. Natalie Bensimhon, $10.

William Menezes, $20.

In honor of ESD staff in Brattleboro & Bennington. Thank you for all you do to help Vermonters. -- Debbie, $25.

For all the kids who make Saturday night dinners so crazy & fun: Alyzsa, Isaac, Madison, Troy, Makenna, Kaylie, Dasan, Alex, Rachael & Gavin. Love Uncle/Papa Wayne, $25.

In loving memory of our grandson Tyler and in honor of Alex, Rachael & Gavin. From Wayne & Deb Carpenter, $25.

In honor of our lifelong friends Russ & Anne Chapman. Love & prayers -- Wayne & Deb, $25.

In memory of our parents John & Millie Nebelski and Herbie Slate, and brother Mike Slate. John & Ann Nebelski, $25.

Missing and loving my three Angels, Erin, Shea and Baldwin. Missing you all till we meet again. Judith Butynski, $20.

Kim Therieau, $100.

In loving memory of my daughter. Marilyn Delano Lewis. Bertha Delano, Tunbridge, Vt., $20.

In memory of Connie Covey who always volunteered for the Christmas Stocking. Kathy Lapan, $25.

Anonymous, $100.

In memory of Poppa. Jacob, Mason and Lucas, $10.

To Joshua, Shiloh, Jacob, Mason and Lucas. Love, Mamma, $20.

In loving memory of our parents, our son Dickie, and in honor of our children and grandchildren. Janet and Dick, $25.

Anonymous, $250.

The Family of Ruth Curtin, $500.

Anonymous, $100.

Hinsdale Lions Club, Hinsdale, N.H., $500.

To honor our grandchildren -- Ian, Chris, Jordyn, Ryleigh, Brendan, McKenna, Ainsley and Cohen. Grandpa and Grandma, $20.

Merry Christmas! Gary and Alice, $50.

In loving memory of our parents, Harold and Margaret Allen. Diane Allen Bassett and Douglas Allen, $100.

Anonymous, $25.

In honor of my nieces and nephews. Vivian Dye, $50.

Anonymous, $100.

In loving memory of Gram and Uncle Paul. We love and miss you. -- Mitch, Erica, Trey and Dylan, $5.

To Papa and Nana! Merry Christmas! We love you. Love, Trey and Dylan, $5.

Merry Christmas to all the children. Steven Fusco, $30.

Happy Holidays. Vicki Gragen, $100.

In honor of Mom -- may she keep smiling and remembering Dad -- how I miss him!! And in loving memory of Stevie, Grandma, Francis, Barbara, Eddie, Phil, Bev, Leona, Sunshine, and Babci and Dziadziu Slowinski -- missing you. Karlie, Harry, Stephen and Jason, $500.

To All the Children from Marine Corps. League Auxiliary Unit No. 798, $100.

Today: $ 2,985.00

Previous: $38,401.32

Total to Date: $41,386.32