BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (WIVT/WBGH) – Price Chopper/ Market 32 is as soon as once more collaborating in a holiday fundraising custom.
From now till December 24, collaborating Price Chopper/Market 32 areas will host the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign. Volunteer bell ringers will stand exterior of the shops amassing donations for the Salvation Army’s numerous packages. The campaign shall be held in any respect 130 Price Chopper/Market 32 shops throughout New York, Vermont, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts and New Hampshire.
“The annual Red Kettle campaign has become integral to the holiday season – both in our stores and in our communities,” stated Blaine Bringhurst, Price Chopper/Market 32 president. “Being able to extend ourselves and welcome our community partners in support of friends and neighbors in need is a blessing.”
The Salvation Army and Price Chopper/Market 32 have been companions for over 35 years.
Last yr’s Red Kettle Campaign at Price Chopper/Market 32 raised almost $500,000 in donations to straight profit these in want all through the communities the place the funds have been collected.
“With the cost of living continuing to increase, more families are coming to The Salvation Army for assistance than ever before,” stated Major Kevin Stoops, Divisional Commander for The Salvation Army, Empire State Division. “Our continued Red Kettle partnership with Price Chopper/Market 32, and the generosity of their customers, makes it possible for The Salvation Army to continue to help keep food on the table for your neighbors in need.”
The Salvation Army gives quite a lot of providers to the Greater Binghamton space together with meals pantries, catastrophe reduction, youth improvement, and different social providers.