Red Kettle Ministries surpasses last year’s fundraiser
The Carroll County Salvation Army
Red Kettle Ministries led by Pastor Dr.
Jeffrey T. Timm of Holiday Island Community
Church raised $6,189,87 to help
the people of Carroll County over the holidays.
The fundraiser exceeded last year’s
event by more than $1,000, with $1,542.70
being collected from the Murder Mystery
play at Holiday Island Community
The Red Kettle Collection was done
with the help of Holiday Island Baptist
Church, Holiday Island Community
Church, Holiday Island Presbyterian
Church, Faith Bible Church, Holiday Island
Elks, Holiday Island Rotary Club,
Eureka Springs First United Methodist
Church and Eureka Springs Presbyterian
Church. All the funds will stay in Carroll
County to help the needy.
Last year, Red Kettle Ministries collected
more in their kettles than anyone else
in the area, receiving the Top Fundraising
2016 award at the Salvation Army’s appreciation
banquet. Timm expanded the
efforts to Eureka Springs this year after
working with six Holiday Island organizations
With all tlhe proceeds from this year’s
fundraiser staying in Carroll County,
Timm said, the needy will have a helping
hand in 2018.