Red Kettle Campaign Kick Off 2022 – Love Has An Army

Oct 27, 2022

Red Kettle Campaign Kick Off 2022 – Love Has An Army


The Salvation Army is hosting their 131st Red Kettle Kick Off, where the Salvation Army will announce their fundraising need for this Christmas Season.

Although the challenges this last year have been unprecedented, The Salvation Army is committed to providing hope to those who need it this Christmas and beyond.

Funds raised will support our year-round programs to assist those who need it the most.


Schweitzer Church
2747 E Sunshine St, Springfield, MO 65804

Come celebrate as we kick off the 2022 Red Kettle season at Schweitzer Church!

Kick Off will be from 6:00- 6:15pm followed by a performance from the Chicago Staff Band and Republic Community Band.


Saturday, November 5th, 6:00 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. with concert to follow.

Ways to Support the 2022 Red Kettle Season

  • Sign up to ring the physical bells at: or call: 417-862-5509
  • Sign Up to ring the virtual bells at: or - You can donate to the team or become a virtual bell ringer or both!
  • Text: SAL to the number 24365 from any mobile device
  • Contactless donating at the red kettles by using Google Pay/Apple Pay
  • Mail your check to us at:
    The Salvation Army, 1707 W. Chestnut Expressway - Springfield, MO 65802

About The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army, an evangelical part of the universal Christian church established in London in 1865, has been supporting those in need in His name without discrimination for 142 years in the United States. Nearly 30 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army each year through the broadest array of social services that range from providing food for the hungry, relief for disaster victims, assistance for the disabled, outreach to the elderly and ill, clothing and shelter to the homeless and opportunities for underprivileged children. For more information, visit The Salvation Army is a proud partner agency of United Way of the Ozarks.

Proudly Serving Springfield since 1890!

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