Daily News Santa Fund has reached the $3,469 mark
ATHOL — Donations to the 68th annual Athol Daily News Santa Fund have been picking up in recent days. Since Tuesday, $404 has been received to help purchase Christmas presents for area children in need. That brings the running total to $3,469, on a goal of $13,500.
Donors include Gordon and Judy Shaw in the amount of amount of $100; “Seaweed” the cat has donated $100 as well.
The amount of $50 was received from Kim and Matt; The Dooley/ Ray family donated $50; and Roger J. Allen donated $50 in memory of Nona Yobis. A donation of $25 was given in memory of Michael E. Lyon. The amount of $20 was received in loving memory of Blanche Mallet. In memory of Ralph and Wesse Ward, Bill MacEwan, Lawrence Ward, Polly LeFlamme, and Don McCurda, $5 was given; Joan Labonte donated $4.
Donation coupons appear daily in the Daily News, or may be made online on our website at www.atholdailynews.com.