There’s no faster way to get into the Christmas spirit than to stand beside a Salvation Army Red Kettle ringing a bell, greeting friends and neighbors and wishing passers-by a very Merry Christmas. The tradition of collecting donations in a kettle goes all the way back to 1891 and bell […]
Christmas Campaign a Success!
Indianapolis– The Salvation Army is thrilled to announce that it has surpassed its 2013 Central Indiana Red Kettle Christmas Campaign goal of $3.2 million. As of January 24, 2014, more than $3,227,000 had been donated to the annual campaign through mail, online and Red Kettle donations. Salvation Army Indiana Division […]
2013 Red Kettle Campaign
Indianapolis — The Salvation Army kicked off its Red Kettle Christmas Campaign with a public ceremony on November 13 at The Salvation Army’s Headquarters located at 3100 N. Meridian St. The goal for this year’s campaign is $3.2 million. The money raised will go toward supporting Salvation Army programs and […]
A Christmas Eve Surprise
It’s not who you expect to come knocking at your door at 9:30 a.m. on Christmas Eve. After all, he usually makes his appearance long after the children have gone to bed and the moon has risen in the night sky. On this Christmas Eve, though, six central Indiana children […]