FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 11-23-2022
PRINCETON, TEXAS: Ring in the holidays with the City of Princeton! On Friday, December 9 from 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM, Mayor Brianna Chacón and community volunteers will participate in The Salvation Army Mayoral Red Kettle Challenge. Volunteer bell ringers will raise donations for The Salvation Army’s iconic red kettles in front of the Walmart located at 701 W. Princeton Drive.
The fundraising goal for the event is $2,000. Any money raised will support The Salvation Army of McKinney and its year-round programs. You may donate in person, virtually, or in the kettles located at the Municipal Center and the library.
About The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army annually helps more than 23 million Americans overcome poverty, addiction, and economic hardships through a range of social services. By providing food for the hungry, emergency relief for disaster survivors, rehabilitation for those suffering from drug and alcohol abuse, and clothing and shelter for people in need, The Salvation Army is doing the most good at 7,600 centers of operation around the country. In the first-ever listing of “America’s Favorite Charities” by The Chronicle of Philanthropy, The Salvation Army ranked as the country’s largest privately funded, direct-service nonprofit. For more information, visit SalvationArmyUSA.org.