Spokesperson Susan Eustice says in the past other valuable coins such as South African Krugerrands have been found in their red kettles. She says they have also found wedding and diamond rings, other jewelry and even new scratch-off and lottery tickets.
This year’s Salvation Army goal is to collect $3.1-million. So far about $1.1-million has been collected. The Tree of Lights Campaign runs through December 24th.