Operation Christmas Child 2021

UPDATED 8/29/21

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 $9 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:

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

Ideas for extras:

  • 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

8/29/21

We still need
Wide-ruled notebook (need 100)All0
College-ruled notebook (need 50)All0
Coloring books (need 150)All0
Crayons (Crayola or Crazy Art) (need 150)All0
Pencils (need 10 per box = 1500)All0
Pencil-top erasers (need 5 per box = 750)All promised0
Pencil sharpener (need 150)All0
Pens (need 5 per box = 750)All0
Small pencil case (need 150)All promised0
School scissors (need 150)All0
Glue sticks (need 150)All0
 

Hygiene Items

 

We have as of

8/29/21

We still need
Bar soap (need 150)All0
Washcloth (need 150)9141
Toothbrush (need 150)6144
Comb or brush (need 150)6387
Small cup (need 150)41109
Socks 2-4 girls (need 25)All0
Socks 5-9 girls (need 25)All0
Socks 10-14 girls (need 25)All0
Socks 2-4 boys (need 25)All0 
Socks 5-9 boys (need 25)All0
Socks 10-14 boys (need 25)All0
Panties 2-4 girls (need 25)All0
Panties 5-9 girls (need 25)All0
Panties 10-14 girls (need 25)All0
 

Hygiene Items

 

We have as of

8/29/21

We still need
Underwear 2-4 boysAll0
Underwear 5-9 boysAll0
Underwear 10-14 boysAll0
Small stuffed animal (need 150)All0
 

Wow! Items

 

We have as of

8/29/21

Barbie-type dolls42
Soccer balls + pumps (need 60)60
Potato Head (ages 2-4)32
Thomas Train/Track (ages 2-4)17
Large Doll3
 

Random Filler Items

 

We have as of

8/29/21

Hot Wheels/Matchbox Cars285
Large cars42
Marvel Model Cars20
Large squishy cars9
Bouncy balls208
Tiny stuffed animals80
K’nex3
Hot Wheels with tracks2
Small Legos6
Marblessome
Puzzlessome
Sticker sheetssome
ClothesLots!
Small zipper cases69