• Salvation Army Corps Issues ''Design-A-Kettle'' Challenge

    2020 Elgin Corps “Design-A-Kettle” Challenge

    Help The Salvation Army RESCUE CHRISTMAS while showing your creative skills by participating in the Elgin Corps “Design-A-Kettle” Challenge. You, your company or business registers to decorate one of our iconic metal kettles to compete for bragging rights and the Golden Kettle traveling trophy.
    Use your creativity to show how your kettle will “RESCUE CHRISTMAS” this year
    (NOTE: The Salvation Army will approve Kettle submissions)
    REGISTRATION: Monday, October 12th – Saturday, November 7th

    • Competition is limited to 20 entries so register early!
    • Kettles can be picked up at the Elgin Corps at 316 Douglas Ave.,  M-F, 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
    • Drop off completed kettles November 5th – November 13th
    (kettles turned in prior to November 7th will be displayed at the Kettle Kickoff)
    Competition begins Monday November 16th through Monday, December 21st. We will provide all entrants with a “virtual kettle” site (featuring their kettle) as well as having their physical kettle on display at the Elgin Corps. We will also have a display of all entries on our website with links to your virtual sites. All entrants will receive a weekly update so they can see how they are doing. The Kettle that raises the most money by December 21st will be the winner. The winner will be announced December 24th on our website and through Facebook Live. The winning kettle will be on display at The Elgin Corps through January.
    For more information, contact Rick Reigner, Resource Development Director at:
    richard.reigner@usc.salvationarmy.org  or call 847-741-2304 ext. 308

    Elgin Corps, 316 Douglas Avenue, Elgin, Illinois 60120
    www.salarmyelgin.org   facebook.com/tsaelgin