SHARON – The Herald’s annual Shoe Our Children program through its Good News Fund has raised $1,229.

The fundraising effort provides school shoes to the area’s less fortunate children.

Individuals, businesses and organizations wanting to make a tax-free contribution should make their checks payable to The Good News Fund/Shoe Our Children and mail them to Nancy Ash, in care of The Herald, Box 51, Sharon 16146. Contributions also may be dropped off at The Herald office, 52 S. Dock St., Sharon.

These are the most recent contributors:

Dr. Martha I. Bruce, Sharon.

Norma J. Millison, Sharon.

Altar Rosary Society of Church of the Good Shepherd, West Middlesex.

In honor of the “Holy Name Society” of St. Bartholomew Church by Gerard T. Hanley, a member from Sharpsville.

In memory of Patricia Mortensen by a lifelong friend, Joe DeJulia, Lawrenceburg, Ind.

Betty Brest in memory of my husband, Arthur W. Brest Sr.; daughter, Sally Jane Foglia and friend, Mary Aleksa.

In memory of William and Elsie Mitcheltree by Ron Mitcheltree.

In loving memory of our parents and brother: Fred R. and Elizabeth M. Mason, John L. and Helen V. Tatusko and Fred J. Mason by John G. and Salli L. Tatusko, Farrell.

Pearl Knott in loving memory of husband Tony Knott.

Jim and Teddie Taaffe, Hermitage.

Dorothy C. Goncz, Grove City, in memory of husband, Joe Goncz.

Don Reed Jr., CPA of Reed & Dailey Associates, Inc., Hermitage.