Operation Christmas Child |
Operation Christmas Child
We are still accepting donations for our Operation Christmas Shoe Boxes. Last day for donations is November 18th.
Please visit the website http://www.samaritanspurse.ca/ for more information.
Here are some suggestions.
Operation Christmas Child Donation Ideas
- Items such as pencils, pens, pencil crayons, note pads, and picture books
Toys and Other Gifts:
- Items such as: stuffed animals, small musical instruments, hair clips, toy jewelry, t-shirts, socks, and candy (loose, individually wrapped, hard candy in a sealable bag)
- Items such as: facecloth, toothbrush, comb, and soap. Please place soap in a sealable bag
- Cash or cheque of various amounts to Samaritans Purse
- A minimum of $7 is needed to send each shoebox
Please do not send:
- Toothpaste (due to custom regulations)
- Food or candy
- Gum (due to custom regulations)
- Used items
- Decks of standard playing cards
- Liquids or items that might leak, freeze, melt, or break (shampoo, creams, lip balms, bath gels, mirrors, or glass)
- Items that could scare or harm children (war-related toys, knives, and toy guns, etc)