Body Wash (men/women/children)
Coloring Books (kids/adult/word search)
Disposable Razors/Shaving Cream
Fabric, thread, ribbon, cording
Feminine hygiene products
Flip Flops/Shower Shoes (kids/adults)
Gift Cards (Amazon/Meijer/Walmart, etc.)
Hand Sanitizer (pocket size)
School Supplies (pens, pencils, note pads, rulers, erasers, scissors)
Shampoo (2 in1 or 3 in 1 for men)
Small toys (balls, dolls, matchbox cars, etc.)
T-shirts that can be made into drawstrings and jump ropes
Tissues (pocket size)
Tools (small hammers, tape measure)
Yarn—we have fabulous volunteers who knit/crochet hats/scarves
Or, donate online and we’ll do the shopping.
Following is a list of items that are needed for the Operation Christmas Child shoe boxes we pack. Donations can be brought to monthly sewing parties, to packing events throughout the month (listed on our Facebook page), or contact us to arrange pick up. Keep in mind that all items are packed into a shoe box-size box. We begin packing hundreds of shoe boxes mid-summer - you are welcome to join us.
Ages are 2-4, 5-9 and 10-14.
Adhesive bandages - colorful ones
Small Toys: Balls, Cars, Boats, Trucks
Brightly colored Rope or Twine
Flash Lights - Solar Powered or Hand Crank if possible
Hair Bows - pony tail stuff
Musical instrument - such as harmonica or woodwind recorder
Non-Liquid Lip Balm
Plastic Animal toys
Reusable Plastic Containers: water bottles, small bowls, cups
Soccer Balls & manual air pump to inflate. Purchase deflated if you can.
Tools - for 10-14 year old boys
Washable/reusable cloth menstrual pads