Salvation Army in final stretch of Red Kettle Campaign

20 December, 2017, 01:33 | Author: Jacqueline Daniels
  • An Oklahoma woman was reunited with her ring after her husband accidentally dropped it in a Salvation Army kettle

Toys, clothing and money were donated by Toyota workers to help the Salvation Army. If life has been kind to me, and it has, I think it's only reasonable to show a little gratitude by sharing a little of my good fortune with others not lucky enough to have it.

Between 2:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. today, volunteers will be shopping at Target for gifts for Angel Tree recipients.

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"Text "SHARE" to 41444 or they can go to the Salvation Army's website", explains Ferreira.

"It is important that people realize we are not just a Christmas organization - their contributions remain in St. Clair County to serve our residents all year long", Schuetz said.

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This year, the donated toys filled a Salvation Army box truck to the brim.

Botkin said the monetary donation was prompted last week when he read a Daily Journal article stating that, because of a shortage of bell ringers, this year's Red Kettle campaign was running behind about $15,000 in cash donations.

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Hickman comments that they have had a tremendous response from the community both in terms of giving and volunteering, yet the final week before Christmas is usually when the Kettle campaign makes up to 50 percent of their fundraising income. "So we count the kettles the next morning, find her ring, gave it to her and she gave us a $100 donation". The toys were provided through the Toys for Tots drive and food through the West Ohio Food Bank.

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