We are collecting items now thru Nov. 16th. The collection boxes will be in the foyer and by each kids class. Pick up a flyer for donation ideas or consider donating $9 (or more) to help pay for shipping a shoebox to a child in need! Earmark your gift on your tithe envelope and drop it in the offering bag or give online.
Help collect supplies and Pack Shoeboxes!
Please bring gift items to pack in shoeboxes. Collecting Items NOW through November 16th!
Shoebox Packing Party!
November 16th 10 am—11:30 am
Meet at Harvest Christian Church in the GYM where we will pack shoeboxes to send to those in need!
We will sort items by type and then pack as many boxes as we can!
School Supplies: pens, pencils and sharpeners, crayons or markers, stamps and ink pad sets, writing pads or paper, solar calculators, coloring and picture books, etc.
Toys: small cars, balls, dolls, stuffed animals, kazoos, harmonicas, yo-yos, jump ropes, small Etch A Sketch, toys that light up or make noise (with extra batteries), slinky, etc.
Hygiene Items: toothbrush, toothpaste, mild bar soap (in plastic bag), comb, washcloth, etc.
Other: T-shirts, socks, ball caps, sunglasses, hair clips, toy jewelry, watches, flashlights (with extra batteries)
A Personal Note: You may enclose a note to the child and a photo of yourself or your family. (If you include your name and address, the child may write back).
Do Not Include: Used or damaged items, war-related items such as toy guns, knives or military figurines; chocolate or food; out-of-date candy, liquids or lotions, medications or vitamins’ breakable items such as snow globes or glass containers; aerosol cans.