By Jordan Merkley 
BELLEVILLE – The 2015 Operation Red Nose  campaign officially kicks off tonight.
The service gets people home safely after a night out during the holiday season.
Rick Kevan, one of the campaigns co-chairs last year, said Operation Red nose has many benefits.http://www.qnetnews.ca/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/selection-from-rick-kevan-red-nose.mp3 
Two new honorary co-chairs will be named this year – Jennifer Tretina and Kelly McKinney.
Last year hundreds of volunteers helped to get over 2,600 people home safe and sound.
More than $40,000 was raised for the YMCA and Camp Trillium.
The launch will take place Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Empire Theatre .
A list of this year’s operation dates can be found here .