Cheer Fund grows

Published 12:00 am Thursday, November 30, 2006

With just a few short weeks to go before Christmas, the Cheer Fund hit the 13 percent mark this week.

The goal is to raise $45,000 for the Toys-for-Tots program. As of today, $5,885 had been received.

Those donating this week were:

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– $100 Anonymous, in honor of the life of Rob Harrell

– $25 Sadie and Molly, in memory of Taylor and Chuck

– $150Antioch United Church of Christ Stewardship Board

– $100O’Connor & Company, Inc.

– $100Suffolk Iron Works, Inc.

– $100J. Walter Hosier & Son, Inc.

– $500Suffolk First Bank

This week: $1,200

Total: $5,885

Send checks made out to the Cheer Fund to the Suffolk News-Herald, P.O. Box 1220, Suffolk, Va. 23434, or drop them and toy donations off at the office, 130 S. Saratoga St.