OKLAHOMA CITY– The Salvation Army Central Oklahoma kicks off the Angel Tree and Red Kettle campaigns for this holiday season.
KFOR’s Kevin Ogle and Rumble the Bison kicked off the event with the first ringing of the bell and adoption of the first Angels in November.
The Angel trees will be located at Quail Springs Mall and Penn Square Mall until Dec. 10.
Those iconic red kettles are also in place accepting donations.
Other Donation or Volunteer Opportunities include:
• Angel Tree Workshop: Come help us as we prepare each Angel’s gifts at our distribution center. For ages 13 and up.
o Dates: Dec. 5-17
• Angel Tree Distribution: Help the Angel Tree families collect their gifts and assist them to their vehicles. For ages 13 and up. This is a great opportunity for corporations, businesses and individuals.
o Dates: Dec. 19-23
• Ring the Bell: Schedule your family, Club or business to ring the bell at one of the red kettle locations for a four hour shift or adopt a whole a day. This raises funds for The Salvation Army’s programs like the food pantry, senior centers, homeless shelter, youth and after school programs, and soup kitchen.
o Dates: Nov. 18 – Dec. 24