Fueling the Journey of a Shoebox

Watch the animated video for "Fueling the Journey of a Shoebox" and learn how you can bring hope to a hurting child.

Get involved with Operation Christmas Child and share the true meaning of Christmas with a child somewhere in the world.

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The $7 you give for each shoebox goes a long way...

It is applied to all project costs, including:

• Printing in over 70 languages:

    • The Greatest Gift and the Greatest Journey booklets
    • Children’s Graduation Bibles

• Costs to collect gift-filled shoeboxes from across Canada and bring them to our Processing Centers

• All Processing Center expenses, including rent, maintenance, and utilities

• Costs to transport processed shoebox gifts to receiving countries

• Training and support for receiving country shoebox distribution teams, The Greatest Journey teachers, and support volunteers

• Administrative and other costs

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Ways you can help


Pray that each child who receives an Operation Christmas Child shoebox gift will know how much God loves them.


Help Samaritan’s Purse go beyond the shoebox and expand assistance to children, their families, and their communities. Donate Here