Released 25 November 2008
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The 2008 Season of Giving Red Kettle Kick - Off Surpassed Expectations!
In five minutes (5) minutes, Celebrity Bell Ringers and business leaders gathered at the 1st Annual Season of Giving Red Kettle Kick Off. You helped raise nearly $15,000 for The Salvation Army to assist Springfield and Clark County with seasonal and winter relief.
Mr. Tony Kenney President of Speedway SuperAmerica was declared the Celebrity Bell Ringer Champion for 2008 having raised $5,000 in their Red Kettle. The second place winner was Charlie and Lisa McFarland and Friends and third was Mike McDorman, Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce with Rob Rue of Littleton and Rue Funeral Home and Crematory.
Thank you to all the Celebrity Bell Ringers! We are truly grateful for your outstanding support to the community of Springfield and also to The Salvation Army.