Operation Christmas Child: We are kicking off this Operation Christmas Child season on Sunday, October 3! You may pick up a shoebox at church on Sundays or in the office throughout the week. All shoeboxes are due back by Sunday, October 31st.
Here is the list of items to include in your box:
ALL AGES TOYS! Start with a central item that a child will cherish,
like a beautiful doll, a deflated soccer ball with pump, or a plush stuffed
animal. Then add quality items like cars, musical instruments, puzzles, jump
School Supplies: pencils, pens, crayons, notebooks, coloring books,
Hygiene Items: toothbrushes, bar soap, washcloths, combs, etc.
ACCESSORIES: socks, hats, t-shirts, flip-flops, hair bands,
Personal Note and photo of you and your family/group. If you include your
name and address, the child may be able to write back.
Younger Children: Blankets, sticker and picture books, blocks,
finger puppets, pages of colorful stickers.
Older Children: Small tools, tape measures, sewing kits, fabric
squares, etc; deflated balls with pumps and needles; solar calculators, rulers,
scissors; jewelry; deodorant