Donations to this year’s Christmas Basket Fund totaled $1,365 Monday, bringing the fund’s balance to $12,589.
That’s $1,420.50 more than the $11,168.50 raised in 2012. The record is $20,130, set in 2011.
The fund, sponsored by American Legion Post 89 in partnership with The Tribune, supplies gift cards from Jay C Food Stores to residents in need throughout Jackson County.
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