Local Salvation Army red kettle match days

APPLETON, Wis. (WBAY) - Local Salvation Army chapters hope to raise more than $1 million each through kettle donations this holiday season, to fund programs in the Fox Cities, Green Bay and Oshkosh year-round.

Red kettle bell ringers

Local organizations are helping to boost that effort by doubling all contributions dropped in the familiar red kettles.

Upcoming match days in the Fox Cities and their sponsors

Friday, Dec. 1 - Thrivent Financial (up to $25,000)
Friday, Dec. 8 - Capital Credit Union (up to $25,000)
Saturday, Dec. 9, and Tuesday, Dec. 12 - JJ Keller Foundation (combined two-day total up to $25,000)
Wednesday, Dec. 13 - Nicolet National Bank (up to $5,000)
Friday, Dec. 15 - Kimberly-Clark (up to $20,000)
Tuesday, Dec. 19 - Duell Financial (up to $5,000)
Friday, Dec. 22 - Community Foundation FVR (up to $40,000)
Saturday, Dec. 23 - WE Energies Foundation (up to $5,000)

There are 50 kettles around the Fox Cities.

Upcoming match days in Brown County and their sponsors

Friday, Dec. 1 - Dean Distributing (kettles at Festival Foods-Green Bay University Ave. only, up to $1,000)
Saturday, Dec. 2 - Broadway Automotive (up to $5,000)
Saturday, Dec. 16 - Schneider National (up to $10,000)
Tuesday, Dec. 19 - Green Bay Packers Give Back (up to $15,000)
Saturday, Dec. 21 - Tweet Garot (Bay Park Square "Big Red" kettle only, up to $2,500)
Saturday, Dec. 23 - WPS Foundation (up to $10,000)

Upcoming match days in city of Oshkosh and their sponsors

Wednesday, Dec. 20 - Oshkosh Corporation (up to $25,000)

The Salvation Army still needs people to ring bells. You can find open times and sign up at RingBells.org.

The red kettle campaign ends in the afternoon on December 23.