LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS 11)-- Your help is needed as the Salvation Army embarks on year number 127 for its Red Kettle Campaign.

This program serves as the largest fundraiser for the non-profit--which has 84 locations this year for you to donate.

More than 25,000 hours are poured into the Red Kettle Campaign which helps to pay for Christmas for underprivileged children and their families.

Funds also help the salvation army provide resources for the community before and after the holidays.

The Salvation Army says it plans to help 7000 children this holiday season alone.