Over the weekend, the 77th annual Reformer Christmas Stocking received $1,963.45, bringing the total up to $54,571.96. This year's goal is set at $90,000.
To have messages published in the Reformer before Christmas, donations must be received by noon today. Stop by our offices at 62 Black Mountain Road or go online to www.reformer.com/christmasstocking.com to make a donation using Paypal (type your message where it says "Purpose." Donations with the messages will continue to be published in the Reformer following Christmas.
All donations go for the purchase of warm outer wear for children through age 15.
Contributions, which are tax deductible, and the form, may be sent to: Reformer Christmas Stocking, P.O. Box 703, Brattleboro, VT 05302-0703.
Happy Holidays from the Guilford Central School's Holiday Bake Sale! $312.45.
In memory of Carol Lind and Theresa Toney. Catherine, $25.
In memory of our Grandson. P & E, $50.
In memory of a dear nephew, Paul Clune McAuliffe, who always made Christmas merry. BEM, $50.
In memory of Principal Frank Vara, who always put the needs of children first. BEM, $50.
In loving memory of Deb Smith and Robert Grumbine. Rich and Carl, $30.
Remembering the generous spirit of John. Shirley, $25.
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to All. Peter and Linda Kuehnel, $25.
In loving memory of Jack and Judy Flynn. Together again. Peace and love, Lynette Dion, $20.
Remembering Aaron and his magic, with much love, $111.
XXOO for Ma, $100.
In Loving Memory of our dear "Sister," Mayda Berg. We miss you and think of you often. The Classie Lassies Red Hat Ladies, $55.
Warm Holiday Wishes. Ted and Barb, $50.
In memory of our parents, Henry and Lucy, Francine and Tip. $50.
In memory of Hazel Looker. Emily, Joanna and Anne Brown, $25.
In loving memory of Gram Tkaczyk, Uncle Paul and Gram Emery. Erica, Mitch, Trey and Dylan, $5.
To Papa and Nana, Merry Christmas! We Love You! Love, Trey and Dylan, $5.
In loving memory of our Grandfather, Leland "Pops" Andrews. Alexandra, Breanna, Brooke, Corey and Hilary. $25.
In memory of Matt Brownell. The Staff at Stop & Go Instant Oil Change, $150.
For all the children. Piet and Hilly van Loon, $50.
In memory of Murray Paris. Gail Deutsch, $25.
In loving memory of our parents, Arthur and Ruth Bruce, and our brothers, Dave and Jerry Bruce. Gail and Joanne, $20.
In loving memory of Donna Roberts Bruce McDurfee. Gail and Joanne, $10.
In loving memory of my parents, Elliott and Fran Barber, my sister Allison Barber Harlow, Uncle Mezzy and Little Mez. Hugh, $20.
In loving memory of Norman and Peggy Hunt, Jean Miller, Basil and Katherine Christmas and Michael and Mary Bolden. The Abbotts, $150.
Janet W. Schwarz, $100.
For Jinny: Queen of Wearable Art, $150.
In memory of my childhood friend Lori Shaw, from Roxane Lacroix, $100.
In Honor of Gene and Phyllis Krisher. Benjamin Krisher, $50.
In lieu of local cards. Happy Holidays to friends and neighbors. Bob and Pat Nantell, $25.
Today: $ 1,963.45
Total to Date: $54,571.96