Kettle campaign raises $800K

LIHUE — The Salvation Army – Hawaiian & Pacific Islands Division announced that $802,158.18 was raised across Hawaii and the Pacific Islands via their annual Red Kettle campaign and 24,438 Angel Tree gifts were distributed during the 2016 holiday season.

In addition, Central Pacific Bank collected more than $158,000 in monetary and gift donations for the Angel Tree program. And, Burger King Hawaii, in partnership with Aloha United Way, collected more than $4,100 in monetary donations to support the keiki portion of the program.


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