(CBS Detroit) — It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in downtown Detroit as the Salvation Army sets up the world’s tallest red kettle.

(Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

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It kicks off the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign.

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The nonprofit is looking to raise more than $8.3 million to help ensure the hope continues for Metro Detroiters all year long.

The kettle is 56 feet tall and 24 feet wide.

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