National Commander’s Red Kettle ChallengeThis past Christmas season, National Commander Commissioner Kenneth Hodder and Commissioner Jolene Hodder held the annual National Commander’s Red Kettle Challenge with a goal of raising $1.5 million. 629 kettles participated in the challenge, raising a total of $3,064,155.56.
Top 5 Winners for Total Amount Raised:
- Captain Ken Chapman, Orlando Area Command – $356,707.67
- Major Rob Webb, Houston Area Command – $223,104.29
- Captain Jeremiah Romack, Kerrville, TX – $205,875.41
- Lexington, KY Corps – News Stations – $171,030.10
- Major Thomas Applin, Greater Cleveland Area Services – $153,161.29
Top 5 Winners for Highest Percentage of Goal Raised:
- Captain Jeremiah Romack, Kerrville, TX – 205.9%
- Major Rob Webb, Houston Area Command – 202.8%
- Rocky Mount, NC – Officers & Board Members – 147.5%
- Major Gayle Miga & ABC13 News, Toledo Temple, OH – 145.9%
- Captain Ken Chapman, Orlando Area Command – 118.9%
Photo courtesy of National Community Relations and Development department.