Operation Christmas Child
See the donation list below for accepted items
Help Us Pack Boxes
The 2017 Operation Christmas Child Shoe Box Packing Event will be scheduled soon!
Operation Christmas Child brings joy and hope to children in desperate situations worldwide through gift-filled shoe boxes and the Good News of God’s love. Shoeboxes are packed with gifts of small toys, school supplies, hygiene items, t-shirts and sunglasses, etc. Every box is delivered with love AND with a gospel message! For more information, please visit the Operation Christmas Child official website.
Plastic shoe boxes*
Small Stuffed Animal
Beach Balls/Balls with pump
Small Etch a Sketch
Small instrument/ Kazoo
Ball and jacks
Crayons (Crayola brand)
Small picture books
Flashlight with batteries
Fishing line/ supplies
Toothbrush* (No toothpaste)
Look for donation boxes under the bulletin board
Please keep in mind the size of a shoebox when making purchases. NO liquids or candy of any kind including toothpaste.
God has already chosen a child to receive your shoebox. Thank you.
In the hands of local churches, every gift-filled shoebox is a powerful tool for evangelism and discipleship—transforming the lives of children and their families around the world through the Good News of Jesus Christ!
Item of the Month
Make it Yourself
Here are some ideas for creating your own shoebox items.
Find more ideas on pinterest
It's July, and OCC's item of the month is clothing! Good timing since it’s a great time to purchase clothes on sale. Clothing can also be handmade. Either way, items should be new. A child receives a shoebox only once in their life – let’s make these boxes great!...read more
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