The Reformer Christmas Stocking reached its goal of $90,000 on Wednesday. On Thursday, a box wrapped in green paper was delivered to the Reformer from the Hinsdale Elementary School. The box contained $48.02 collected from a booth at a fair and loose change donated by students and staff.

All contributions received will continue to be listed in the Reformer as requested by the donor for a few more days. Money received over the goal will also be used for purchase of winter outerwear for children.

Contributions, which are tax deductible, may be sent to: Reformer Christmas Stocking, P.O. Box 703, Brattleboro, VT 05302-0703. To donate using PayPal online, visit

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.


For the children. Bingham Chapter No. 30, Order of Eastern Star, Brattleboro, $100.

Students and staff at Hinsdale Elementary School, $48.02.

Today: $ 148.02

Previous: $91,155.91

Total to date: $91,303.93