Oh, how the groups are pouring that money into our 1987-'88 Children's Hospital campaign chest. Here are the folks who have done the most recent pouring:

Washington Area Concierge Association ($298).

Tuesday Ladies Sparetimers Bowling League, Suitland ($68).

United Health Maintenance, Columbia ($100).

Northern Virginia ITC Club ($103).

Fairfax County Duplicate Bridge Club ($48).

Morning Stars Bowling League, which rolls at Annandale Lanes ($165).

Employes in the Personnel Office and IMTEC Division, General Accounting Office ($320 raised at a cake sale).

Cataloging Branch (FCMC), GSA ($25 in lieu of sending cards and exchanging gifts).

Sunday Night Schnapps Club, Yale University class of 1987 ($20 in the name of Eric Silla).

Maryland Delta Alpha Delta Kappa ($25).

College Park Unit 217, American Legion Auxiliary, Inc. ($200).

Office of Aerospace Policy and Analysis, U.S. Department of Commerce ($50).

The staff, Beltsville branch, Sovran Bank ($130 in lieu of a Christmas card exchange).

Brownie Troop 1441 ($25).

U-11 Coffee Mess, Naval Surface Warfare Center, White Oak ($150).

The families of Skymist Terrace ($50).

Mae Bernstein's Bet classes at The Consolidated Religious School of Greater Washington, Chevy Chase ($12.50).

Gaithersburg-Washington Grove Fire Department Auxiliary ($2,000, raised during two nights of charity Bingo).

Montgomery County Chapter, Society for the Preservation and Encouragement of Barber Shop Quartet Singing in America ($28).

Alumni of Wilson Teachers College ($25).

Collington Masonic Lodge, Bowie ($25).

Sales associates in the Jewelry Department, Saks Fifth Avenue, Chevy Chase ($110 that would have paid for a Christmas party).

"All of the employes" at the National Machine Tool Builders' Association, McLean ($257 raised at a bake sale).

Employes of the Prince William County Community Corrections Program ($60).

Maryland Deaf Senior Citizens ($50).

The staff at The Heritage Foundation (The princely sum of $2,809. As vice president Herb Berkowitz put it in his cover letter, "If conservative Washington is crumbling at the seams, you wouldn't know it around here." Nice work, Heritageurs!).

The Bowie Non-Smokers Bridge Group ($20).

The Twentieth Century Club ($100).

Employes of the Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Resources, Arlington County ($44).

Camp Allegheny, Lewisburg, W. Va. ($100).

Preceptor Lambda Chapter, Beta Sigma Phi ($25).

Lesbians Protesting Injustice ($15).

Energy Ventures Analysis, Inc., Arlington ($100).

Metropolitan Cleaning Service, Arlington ($60).

Somerset Woman's Club, Fairfax ($19.50).

G42, Naval Surface Warfare Center, White Oak ($56).

Faculty and staff, Tulip Grove Elementary School, Bowie ($175).

Future Enterprises, a Junior Achievement Club sponsored by the U.S. Management Academy, U.S. Postal Service ($40).

Sunshine Produce Company, Gaithersburg ($100).

Northern Virginia Dental Society (a stupendous $5,230 -- $560 of it from the organization's treasury, the remainder from members).

The office staff, Fairview Elementary School, Fairfax Station ($110).

NAVAIRSYSCOM 417/552 ($70 left over after a Christmas party).

Franklin Lodge No. 2135, International Association of Machinists ($50 in the name of Lyle Elder, in memory of his father).

The staff, Membership and Meetings Department, American Society for Industrial Security, Arlington ($100).

Diane Whitelock and her fellow students in Mrs. Brickman's evening speech class, Howard County Community College ($20).

Governments Division, Bureau of the Census ($84).

The Dyad Corporation, Silver Spring ($100).

Essex House Mother's Group, Alexandria ($76).

The first and second grade soccer team at Glen Forest Elementary School, Falls Church ($25).

Jefferson Village Ladies Bowling League, which rolls at Bowl America in Falls Church ($46.95).

Kildahl's, Alexandria ($200).

Benefits-Pension District, C & P Telephone, Silver Spring ($40 instead of exchanging Christmas cards).

The Alexandria Mom's Night Out Group ($30).

Aurelio Antonio Coiffures, Bethesda ($50 in memory of Rose Prager Fisher).

Lucky Loafers Bowling League, which does its thing at Bowl America in Falls Church ($60).

The staff, North Chevy Chase Elementary School ($155 instead of exchanging holiday cards and gifts).

ASNI-DOA ($10).

Employes, Laboratory Resources Directorate, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command ($100 from the coffee mess).

Personnel of the Public Inquiries Office, Geological Survey, Department of the Interior ($25).

Check and Fraud Unit, Prince George's County Police Department (a check for $75.35 -- and you can bet your boots this one won't bounce!).

Industrial Productivity Support Office, Department of Defense ($25).

Staff in Room 625, Definitive Accounts Section, Bureau of the Public Debt, Treasury Department ($62 raised by giving up lunch and junk food for a day).

The Wednesday Bridge Club, Fairfax ($80).

Branch Administration, Dominion Federal Savings & Loan Association ($100 in memory of Ashley Snead).

Personal Lines Service Department, Perpetual Insurance, Landover ($55).

Tri-State Masonry, Inc., Locust Grove, Va. ($25).

The Investigative Staff, Washington District Office, Pension and Welfare Benefits Administration, U.S. Department of Labor ($45).

Wednesday Morning Search for God Study Group ($25).

Members of the International Club, Kennedy High School, Silver Spring ($125).

Executive Office, National League of Cities ($175).

"The Computer People" at Zonar Corporation, Oakton ($80).

Teddy Bear Bowling League, Rockville ($60).

The Employee Fund, American Language Academy Executive Offices, Rockville ($200).

Employes, Research and Special Programs Administration, Department of Transportation ($292).

Harry F. Duncan Foundation, Inc. ($1,000).

Washingtonians for Nebraska Club ($10).

Majority Staff, U.S. Senate Finance Committee ($100).

Really stupendous! Thanks so much to each and every one of you.


Make a check or money order payable to Children's Hospital and mail it to Bob Levey, The Washington Post, Washington, D.C., 20071.