York Salvation Army kicks off Red Kettle Campaign

19 November, 2017, 03:05 | Author: Kim Reid
  • Major Anthony Le Drew of the Clarenville Salvation Army

Mayor Dan Pope said the red kettle fundraising effort is about so much more than tradition. "It's not simply for Christmas", said Major Bonita McGory, Core Officer with the Salvation Army North Bay.

Other donations will be collected in red kettles by bell ringers at retail locations around North Platte.

Bell ringers are to helping feed hundreds of families each year. Funding for the Salvation Army Cortland Center's First Annual Thanksgiving Basket Giveaway was provided by the Ralph R. Wilkins Foundation Inc.

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Bell ringers are needed to staff kettles at various locations in Weirton and Brooke County for two hour intervals between 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. through December 23.

For information, call (304) 737-0071 or (304) 748-4310.

The Apple Blossom Mall has also set up a tree for the Salvation Army's annual Christmas Angel Tree program, which provides holiday gifts to local children.

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The Salvation Army asks all gifts to be dropped off at Turtle Creek Mall or the Family Store on US 49 by December 15, 2017. "It's a great way to start the holiday season".

Open from 9 a.m.to 3 p.m. Monday through Saturday, the store offers a variety of used clothing and household goods, including many children's items, at low prices for everyone.

In addition to year-round services such as the daily (weekday) food pantry, Salvation Army conducts a large Christmas Toy Shop, giving away thousands of new toys with support from the Carle Toy Drive, Toys for Tots, and other community support.

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