Operation Christmas Child
To date, RU has packed over 200 shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child! Come to our Packing Party on Nov. 19th at 2:30 pm in the Ham Library or pack a shoebox online! Join us for this Warrior Serves opportunity.
Operation Christmas Child blesses children around the world with gift-filled shoeboxes that become opportunities to share the Good News of Jesus Christ. Demonstrate God’s love in a tangible way to needy children around the world through Operation Christmas Child.
Four ways to participate:
- Warriors Serve Opportunity – FREE t-shirt and apply for chapel credit*
Come to the packing party at the library on Thursday, November 19th, from 2:30-3:30 pm. We will assemble and fill shoeboxes with donated gifts. There will be cider!
- Warriors Serve Opportunity – FREE t-shirt and apply for chapel credit* Build a shoebox online »
- Drop-off unwrapped toys, hygiene items, and school supplies anytime the library is open!
- Drop-off packed shoeboxes by November 20th at the library!
Not sure what to get for children ages 2-14? See the Shoebox Gift Suggestion page: https://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/what-goes-in-my-shoebox-suggestions/
A staff member will be directing and monitoring the assembling stations, ensuring the adherence of safety precautions.