Red Kettle Relay and 5K

Posted: Thursday, September 14, 2017 by: Megan | Category: Sports

The Salvation Army of Northwest Ohio is excited to announce their 4th Annual Red Kettle Relay and 5K Run. This year the Salvation Army is adding a relay and working in conjunction with the Toledo Blade with the race running prior to The Blade’s Holiday Parade on November 11, 2017. This event both promotes the Red Kettle campaign and serves as a kickoff for the Red Kettle season.
This year The Salvation Army and The Blade are excited to provide runners the unique opportunity of running on part of the parade route. The course will be three laps around a one-mile loop with each member of the three-person relay team running one lap. The traditional 5K race will run concurrently with the relay on the course. For more information and to sign up visit
In 2016, The Salvation Army served over 31,000 individuals in Northwest Ohio by providing utility, rent, food, clothing, prescription, and transportation assistance. The Salvation Army staff help individuals understand their innate value and ability to be self-sufficient by providing a hand-up, not a hand-out!

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Organization Address: 620 N. Erie St., Toledo, OH, 43604