Operation Christmas Child National Collection Week

OCC logoRedland is again a collection center for Operation Christmas Child’s National Collection Week, November 14-21, 2016! OCC makes it possible for millions of children to experience God’s love through shoeboxes filled with gifts. These shoeboxes open doors for presenting the Good News of Jesus Christ.

Collection Center Hours are:

Monday, November 14, 10am – 2pm
Tuesday, November 15, 10am – 2pm
Wednesday, November 16, 10am – 2pm
Thursday, November 17, 10am – 2pm
Friday, November 18, 12pm – 8pm
Saturday, November 19, 8am – 2pm
Sunday, November 20, 1pm – 4pm
Monday, November 21, 12pm – 8pm

Want to pack a shoebox? Here are some suggested items to pack:

  • A medium to large “wow” item to capture a child’s attention (doll or soccer ball with pump),
  • Toys (jump rope, marbles, toy car, harmonica),
  • School supplies (pencils, erasers, colored pencils, pens, pencil sharpener, solar calculator),
  • Non-liquid hygiene items (soap with holder, toothbrush with holder, comb, band-aids),
  • Accessories (t-shirt, socks, hair clips/bands, flashlight, sunglasses),
  • Crafts,
  • A personal note.

For more information or to volunteer, contact Karen Freeman, occkaren at yahoo dot com.

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