The total raised for Operation Santa Claus last night soared to $2,198,046. Special thanks go to Kang Yu Fen, Lynne Curry and Babita Mahtani. Scmp.com has pledged to donate $1 on behalf of every visitor who locates and clicks on Santa on its new Marketplace site. Hint: try the different categories. Individual gifts by cheque can be made to Operation Santa Claus 2000 and sent to: Operation Santa Claus 2000, RTHK Radio 3, PO Box 70200, Kowloon. For credit card donations, telephone 8102 5766. For more information, check our Web site at: www.scmp.com .