The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

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Mac's Toy Fund

December 12, 2012

Mac's Toy Fund party get closer

Time is moving quickly as Saturday’s Mac’s Toy Fund distribution party grows closer and closer.

Thousands will gather that morning at the Beckley-Raleigh County Convention Center for the event, invited to participate by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources. Mac’s pays the postage.

Monetary donations given to Mac’s pay for such event expenses as new toys, materials for handcrafted wooden toys, bikes, bike repairs and helmets, new coats and venue rental.

Following are the most recent donations to Mac’s Toy Fund’s 2012 fundraising drive:

Fraternal Order of Police Black Diamond Lodge 81, $500

Ray and Carolyn Brewer of Beckley, $50

Phyllis Allen of Beckley, in memory of husband Albert Allen Jr., $25

The Wilkes Family of Beckley, $100

Chuck and Cora Littlejohn of Beckley, in memory of Charlie, Buff E. and Mac E., $50

Edgar and Rachel Rucker of Beaver, $25

Linda Day of Beckley, in loving memory of dear husband Kenneth Day who passed away Sept. 4, 2012, “I love and miss you with all my heart.” $50

Elizabeth Ann Smith of Beckley, $25

Ray and Frances Dickerson of Beckley, in memory of son Howard, $50

David and Betty Craddock of Beckley, in memory of Sammy Wright, $25

Sheila Meadows of Crab Orchard, in memory of mother Lena Harman and sister Shirley Hicks, $25

Rodney and Linda Myers or Fayetteville, in memory of son Stephen Myers and in honor and memory of loved ones, $50

Robert and Mary Worley of Beaver, $200

Lee and Linda Hart of Beckley, in honor of the birth of the Lord Jesus Christ, $100

Mary and Barbara Pennington, in memory of grandson Michael Ryan Pennington, “Thank you for your hard work”; $50

Hemantkumar and Smita Patel of Beckley, $25


Today’s total: $1,350

Total to date: $17,676.90

Send donations to:

Mac’s Toy Fund

P.O. Box 2398

Beckley, WV 25802

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