The Salvation Army of Central Indiana is hosting its annual Red Kettle Christmas Kick-Off on Friday, November 12 at the Indiana Historical Society in downtown Indianapolis. The annual Red Kettle Campaign has a goal of raising $3.3 million through the iconic red kettles located throughout Central Indiana. Back this year is an online peer-to-peer fundraising campaign that invites the public to take an active role in supporting the organization. The Virtual Red Kettle Campaign has a goal of raising $50,000 online through the platform, which allows supporters to create their own virtual Red Kettle with a personal fundraising goal. The public can follow and participate in the campaign at salarmy.us/virtualkettle.