Thrivent Financial Ten Years of Supporting Your Generosity
Red Kettle Match Day
The $125,000 Match Day on Dec. 6 in the Fox Cities raised $140,616 for a total of $265,616 on the Thrivent day.
THANKS to all !
Thrivent Financial for Lutherans and The Salvation Army – Fox Cities have announced that $265,616 was raised
during the 2013 Red Kettle Match Day. The 10-year
total community investment is now just under $2.5 million. Thrivent Financial’s
Red Kettle Match Day Challenge remains the largest continuous community matching
day event for The Salvation Army in the United
always pleased when we see those in the community giving generously," said Captain
Randy Tooley, corps officer, The Salvation Army - Fox Cities. "As we celebrate the 10th anniversary of the
partnership between Thrivent Financial and The Salvation Army – Fox Cities, we
also celebrate the way our neighbors and community members display incredible
generosity that benefits many people in the Fox
Financial matched $125,000 of the funds that were given on Friday, December 6.
The community donated at more than 50 Red Kettles throughout the Fox Cities.
Thrivent Financial employees and members volunteered to staff many of the
kettles. Many donned costumes, sang songs and played instruments to help draw
attention to the match day.
people from the community brave the cold to give last Friday truly was
heartwarming,” said Peter Gianopoulos, Red Kettle spokesman for Thrivent
Financial. “It is inspiring to see the generosity of the Fox Cities demonstrated
every year; this Red Kettle Match Day was no exception.”