The bell ringing season starts each November and runs through Christmas Eve. Volunteers are the difference between an empty kettle and one that raises about $30 per hour – enough to provide a family with two bags of groceries, or shelter an individual for a night.
Who can bell ring? Anyone! Want to learn what bell ringing is all about? Check out our bell ringing video below.
Registration are open September 15th and will close Thursday, December 20th. The final date to bell ring is Monday, December 24th.
If you have questions or would like to set up special groups or competitions, call 773-205-3574.
Is this your first time ringing bells at The Salvation Army's iconic red kettles? Or, maybe you'd like a quick refresher on best practices?
Check out the video below for some bell ringing tips.