Operation Christmas Child

The Eco Warriors have launched Operation Christmas Child for the second year running. Last year was a great success with over 50 shoeboxes being donated.

This year, COVID-19 has impacted the lives of millions of people around the world and children are in need of your help more than ever. We are hoping to bring hope and joy to children this Christmas, by providing them with a Christmas present underpinned by sharing the Good News.

Let’s try to get more shoeboxes than we did last year and change as many lives as possible. BRW Spirit Strong!

How to Pack Your Shoebox

  1. Shoebox – Get a standard size shoebox and decorate it with wrapping paper.
  2. Special item – Select a quality toy such as a doll, football with pump or a stuffed animal.
  3. Gifts- Fill your box with fun toys, hygiene items and school supplies.
  4. Personalise and pray- Include a personal note and photo makes a big impact. Importantly, pray for the child who will receive your gift.
  5. Donation- Should you wish to, you may include a £5 donation to cover the costs of shipping.
  6. Drop off – Bring your shoebox to school by the 16th November and Miss Andrew will drop them off.

What can’t be included?

  • Toothpaste
  • Damaged or used items.
  • War-related items such as toy guns, knives or military figures
  • Playing cards of the 4-suit variety.
  • Religious or political literature
  • Sweets, seeds, chocolate or food.
  • Liquids or lotions
  • Medications or vitamins
  • Sharp or fragile items
  • Aerosol cans
  • Books with mainly words.

Resources

Below are the resources you need to attach to your shoebox.

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