Salvation Army Red Kettle campaign to kick off Thursday

(WISH Photo/Kevin Ratermann)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — The Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Christmas Campaign begins Thursday.

A kick off ceremony will be held at 11 a.m at Castleton Square Mall outside of Macy’s.

The organization’s fundraising goal this year is $3.5 million. Red kettles will be at over 160 locations collecting donations, and a credit card donation option will be available at select Kroger stores.

Donations can also be made by calling 1-800-SAL-ARMY or by texting the word HOOSIER to 41444.

For more information on the campaign or to view volunteer opportunities, click here.