MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Donations to the Salvation Army’s Red Kettles are down this year, said a spokesperson for the organization.

According to the spokesperson, Salvation Army’s goal for October through December was $11.5 million.

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As of last week they had $8.35 million, which put them between 10 and 20 percent behind their totals last year.

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The spokesperson said that while they won’t have number of donations they received this week until next week, they still feel they are behind.

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The kettles were taken down on Dec. 25, but people can still donate online.