Operation Christmas Child 2022

As a church, we are packing 150 boxes (50 for 2-4 year olds, 50 for 5-9 year olds, 50 for 10-14 year olds…half girls, half boys) at our packing party, plus we’re asking each of you to pack your own boxes (Don’t forget to allot $10 per box for shipping costs). If you would like to help us purchase items for the church boxes, the list below is what we need.

Items for every box:

A Wow! Item (i.e. Soccer ball or doll) + filler items
10 Pencils
Pencil Sharpener
Notebook
Coloring Book
5 Pens
small glue stick
School Scissors
24 pk. Crayola Crayons (or Cra Z Art)
Small Pencil Case
5 Pencil-top Erasers
Bar Soap
Socks
Small Stuffed Animal
Washcloth
Toothbrush
Comb/Brush
Small Cup/Water Bottle

Ideas for fillers:

Jump Rope
Puzzle
Playing Cards
Hot Wheels Cars
Hair Bows/Bands
Small Flashlights (extra batteries)
Small Sewing Kit
Small Fishing Kit
Picture Book
Toy Jewelry
Craft Kit
Markers/Coloring Pencils
Musical Instrument
T-shirt or other clothing
Action Figure (no weapons)
Hat
Sunglasses

Do NOT include:

Used/damaged items
War-related items
Knives
Chocolate
Food
Liquids
Vitamins
Breakable items
Aerosol Cans

We will update this inventory often, so check back before you shop!

(If it says “promised”, it means someone has told us they are bringing it, but we haven’t actually received it yet.)

 

School Supplies

 

We have as of

8/7/22

We still need

Wide-ruled notebook (need 100)

24

76

College-ruled notebook (need 50)

26

24

Coloring books (need 150)

73

77

24 pk. Crayons (Crayola or Cra-Z Art)

(need 150)

15 + 20 promised

115

Pencils (need 10 per box = 1500)

All

0 

Pencil-top erasers (need 5 per box = 750)

197

553

Pencil sharpener (need 150)

15

135

Pens (need 5 per box = 750)

22 + 100 promised

628

Small pencil case (need 150)

0

150

School scissors (need 150)

1

149

Glue sticks (need 150)

12

138

 

 

 

 

Hygiene Items

 

We have as of

8/7/22

We still need

Bar soap (need 150)

15

135

Washcloth (need 150)

80

70

Toothbrush (need 150)

15

135

Comb or brush (need 150)

20

130

Small cup (need 150)

5

145

Socks 2-4 girls (need 25)

All

0 

Socks 5-9 girls (need 25)

All

0 

Socks 10-14 girls (need 25)

All

0 

Socks 2-4 boys (need 25)

All

0 

Socks 5-9 boys (need 25)

All

0 

Socks 10-14 boys (need 25)

7

18

Panties 2-4 girls (need 25)

3

22

Panties 5-9 girls (need 25)

5

20

Panties 10-14 girls (need 25)

5

20

 

Hygiene Items

 

We have as of

8/7/22

We still need

Underwear 2-4 boys

1

24

Underwear 5-9 boys

1

24

Underwear 10-14 boys

0

25

Small stuffed animal (need 150)

106

44

Flip Flops

All

0 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wow! Items

 

We have as of

8/7/22

Barbie-type dolls

36

Soccer balls + pumps (need 60)

0

Potato Head (ages 2-4)

22

Thomas Train/Track (ages 2-4)

16

Big cars/trucks (ages 2-4)

41

 

 

 

Random Filler Items

 

We have as of

8/7/22

Hot Wheels/Matchbox Cars

0

Bouncy balls

0

Tiny stuffed animals

32

Marbles

some

Puzzles

some

Sticker sheets

some

Clothes

Lots!