The Salvation Army Corps of New Brunswick hopes to raise $100,000 this holiday season to benefit families in need by collecting donations at 11 locations throughout Middlesex County.
The drive, which began on Thanksgiving, runs through Christmas Eve.
Volunteers will be manning the Salvation Army's signature Red Kettles and ringing bells at the following locations:
- Walmart, 979 Route 1 S., North Brunswick
- Brunswick Square Mall, 755 Route 18, East Brunswick
- Menlo Park Mall, 55 Parsonage Road, Edison
- Shoprite, Route 130 North Brunswick
- A&P, 500 Milltown Road, North Brunswick
- A&P, Amboy Avenue, Edison
- Kmart, 970 Easton Ave., Somerset
- Kmart, Route 18, East Brunswick
- Acme, 300 Ryders Lane, Milltown
- Pathmark, Route 18, East Brunswick
- Pathmark, Route 1, Edison
"Local Middlesex County residence and shoppers have been very generous in the past, supporting the army's work, and I know that they will continue to open their hearts so that the New Brunswick Corps can continue its charitable work in helping those in need," said Capt. Domingo Urban, in a prepared statement.
For more information, or to make a contribution online, visit www.salvationarmynj.org/newbrunswick or call the New Brunswick office at (732) 545-1477.