The United Way of Greater Knoxville received a big gift Tuesday as part of its 2013 campaign.

US Cellular gave the organization a check for $10,000 as part of their Goals for Giving campaign. Employees kicked soccer balls, getting $5 each time they scored.

Leaders say the donation will get the campaign off "on the right foot."

Last week, United Way reached the halfway point in this year's campaign. The organization told us it has raised almost $6 million.

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