Quincy, IL (WGEM) — The Quincy Salvation Army’s Christmas Campaign continues to be going, as a result of the purpose hasn’t been met but.
Major Andy Miller mentioned on Friday they’ve raised about $380,000, which is under their $405,000 purpose. The Salvation Army did surpass the WGEM Bucket Blitz purpose, however that’s solely a portion of the general purpose.
Miller mentioned that is their largest purpose they’ve ever set, however hopes to satisfy it earlier than ending the marketing campaign someday this month.
“It not only helps us at Christmas time, but this is the fund that helps us keep our shelter and our food services and our rent and all the ‘By Way to Hope’ and all the different programs we do really depend on the donations during our Christmas campaign,” mentioned Miller.
You can nonetheless donate cash to the Salvation Army. You can ship them a verify, give on-line, or by textual content donation. More particulars will be discovered right here.