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Red Kettle Campaign

Salvation Army Bell Ringers collect funds for charity. (Getty Images)

Detroit-Area Salvation Army Raises $8.8M During Red Kettle Campaign

The Salvation Army of Metro Detroit has announced that it raised $8.8 million through its 2013 Red Kettle campaign.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/11/2014

Bill Emerson, CEO of Quicken Loans (second from left) poses with a Quicken staffer, Santa, and Paws. (credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)

‘Metal In The Kettle’ Fundraiser Brings In $24K For Salvation Army

“We like to have a little bit of fun with it,” said Quicken Loans CEO Bill Emerson, dressed as a big, pink bunny.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2013

Salvation Army Bell Ringers collect funds for charity. (Getty Images)

Salvation Army Hosts Paint The City Red Day In Detroit

Detroit is turning red to help raise awareness during the final days of The Salvation Army’s red kettle fundraising campaign.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2013

WWJ's Beth Fisher and Envoy Terry Gaster ringing the bell as part of the Red Kettle Campaign. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Shorter Season, Greater Need As Red Kettle Campaign Rings For Salvation Army

The goal for the campaign in southeast Michigan is $8.75 million … which funds Salvation Army programs all year long.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/07/2013

Quicken Loans team member volunteers line up to help The Salvation Army announce the results of the 2012 Red Kettle Campaign. (Photo Courtesy: The Salvation Army)

Salvation Army 2012 Red Kettle Campaign Raises Record Setting Total

The Salvation Army of Metro Detroit announced that it raised $8,303,690.86 through its 2012 Red Kettle Campaign, the largest amount the nonprofit has ever raised through all previous annual campaigns.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/09/2013

Salvation Army Bell Ringers collect funds for charity. (Getty Images)

Salvation Army Of Metro Detroit Paints The City Red

The city of Detroit is turning red to raise awareness of the final days metro Detroiters can donate to The Salvation Army’s 2012 Red Kettle Campaign, which ends when red kettles leave storefronts across metro Detroit on Christmas Eve.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/21/2012

The world's tallest Salvation Army Red Kettle is illuminated in Detroit. (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

Salvation Army Kicks Off Annual Red Kettle Fundraising Drive

The Salvation Army put the metal to the kettle Thursday morning in Campus Martius, as the organization kicked off their annual hoilday fundraising drive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/08/2012

Salvation Army Bell Ringers collect funds for charity. (Getty Images)

Final Push In Red Kettle Fundraising Campaign

It’s a last day for the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign and they’re still about $250,000 away from their $8.2 million goal.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2012

Salvation Army Bell Ringers collect funds for charity. (Getty Images)

Rare Coins, Gold Tossed Into Red Kettles

The goodies, valued at more than $820, were donated in separate kettles in West Bloomfield and other areas. They’ll be auctioned off later this month by Abbott’s Corp. of Birmingham.

CBS Detroit–12/27/2011