Operation Christmas Child

Site: Orillia

Public Comments 3186 shoeboxes were sent from children and adults in Orillia last year, and over 700,000 from all across Canada! Please join in sharing hope across the world to children need!
Office Phone 705-345-6677
E-Mail 07carolynJones@gmail.com
Website https://www.samaritanspurse.ca/what-we-do/operation-christmas-child/
Primary Contact Carolyn Jones, Operation Christmas Child Area Coordinator, Operation Christmas Child; Phone: (Cell) 705-345-6677; Email: 07carolynJones@rogers.com
Alternate Contact Ingrid Van Shepen, Church Coordinator, OCC; Phone: 705-327-7476
Hours Not specified
Description and Service
Description (Agency) This program sends shoe boxes filled with practical gifts: school supplies, toiletries etc. to war torn countries and places of natural disaster at Christmas time.
Description (Service) The local community is looking for businesses * clubs * churches * schools * or students, who would champion this charity and challenge others to have shoe box packing parties and volunteer with us! 
Suggested items include:  
School supplies (pens * pencils * erasers * sharpeners * note books * crayons * solar calculators) ball caps * hair bows * tee shirts * necklaces * bracelets * bead kits * knitting needles and wool * small tool kits for older children * skipping ropes * balls * toy cars * small stuffed animals * small dolls * hygiene items (soap * toothbrushes * face cloths). 
*If you want to pack a shoe box for Ukraine, you may include scarves, warm mitts, and hats. 
(these boxes must be labeled for Ukraine)
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Pick up empty boxes early Sep *pick up location are at Calvary Pentecostal Tabernacle and Dollar Tree stores in Orillia  
* must be returned to Calvary Pentecostal Tabernacle  
Return filled shoe boxes 3rd week Nov Mon-Sat to the Calvary Pentecostal Tabernacle on Westmount North behind County Produce Please call for any additional information.
Languages English
Fees None ; $10 to cover shipping is appreciated
Location Information
Areas Served Simcoe County
Located In Community Orillia
Address & Map
Calvary Pentecostal Tabernacle
375 Westmount Dr N
Orillia, ON
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Intersection Westmount Drive and Coldwater Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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