Operation Christmas Child 2016

Refuge Youth Group will be assembling Christmas Child Boxes
again this year for Samaritans Purse. If you would like to donate:

Small toys, school supplies, hygiene items like bar soap, toothbrushes, toothpaste, combs and washcloths, hair accessories-bands, barrettes, socks, t-shirts, sunglasses. The items need to fit within a shoe box.

Please do not include: any used or damaged items, any war related items, toy guns, knives or military figurines, seeds, chocolate or food, liquids or lotion, medicine or vitamins, breakable items such as snow globes, glass containers, or aerosol cans.

OR: if you would like to donate a plastic shoebox to pack the items in –the child and family can use the box later.

OR: if you would like to donate $ 7.00 to sponsor the shipping for the shoe box.

OR: if you would like to pack your own shoe box to send with ours, we would need it at the church no later than Sunday, November 13th.

Our packing party will be Sunday, November 13th during Refuge.

There is a box at the back of the sanctuary for donations.

(Please give money donations to a Refuge staff member.)

If you would more information or a pamphlet on how to pack a shoe box please see Brenda O’Brien.

More information from Samaritan’s Purse