Salvation Army Hosts 7th Annual Red Kettle Run 5K

Posted: Thursday, October 22, 2020 by: Jaci Bugaj | Category: Events


Toledo, OH (October 22, 2020) – The Salvation Army is pleased to be hosting the 7th Annual Red Kettle Run 5K from November 7th through the 14th, in a virtual capacity this year.  This event promotes our Red Kettle campaign and serves as a kickoff for the Red Kettle bell ringing season.

This year’s virtual format allows our participants to race on their own time, in the safety of their own neighborhood, and then submit their times digitally. The cost to participate is $25 and all paid registrants will receive a commemorative long-sleeve T-shirt. Proceeds from the event will benefit The Salvation Army of Northwest Ohio and its many programs & services. Deadline to register is November 13th, 2020.

To learn more and to sign up as a participant, please visit

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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 130 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. 82 cents of every dollar The Salvation Army spends is used to support those services in 5,000 communities nationwide. For more information, go to

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Contact Information

Jaci Bugaj

Volunteer and Special Events Coordinator

419-241-1138 EXT 116