Attend an Event

Get involved with Operation Christmas Child: attend an event in your area!

Join us as we kick off a new Operation Christmas Child season! Be inspired, challenged, and equipped to lead your church or group in packing shoeboxes this fall.

  • Hear powerful stories of the dramatic impact of shoebox gifts in the lives of children
  • Discover fresh ideas and information as you lead your church or group
  • Connect with others passionate about reaching children around the world


Planning on hosting an event in support of Operation Christmas Child? Email us at to let us know. Please make sure to include what you are doing, who it is for, and location information. 

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EventDate & TimeDescriptionCityProvince
Children's Shopping Village10/29/2016 9:00 AMTHE BRIDGE CHURCH (Large outdoor tent): 285 Roger Neilson Way. Shopping for Operation Christmas Child couldn't be easier, hope you'll join us. KanataOntario
International Film Festival10/23/2016 12:00 PMWestlock Gospel Chapel: 10227 - 97 St. - Contact: ph. 780-349-4555 email: website: WestlockAlberta
International Film Festival10/26/2016 7:00 PMGlad Tidings Church: 1401 Guelph Line - Contact: Diane Beard - 905-335-8172- Shoebox packing party included! Special guest: Enrico, shoebox recipientBurlingtonOntario
OCC GO Event11/24/2016 9:30 AMHuron Chapel. E.M.C.: 119 John's Ave. AuburnOntario
OCC GO Event10/30/2016 10:00 AMAuburn Bible Chapel: 911 Armour Road. Come hear first hand testimony from a local Peterborough couple who recently returned from distributing shoeboxes in Senegal. Presentation is part of the Sunday morning worship service. PeterboroughOntario
Shoebox Packing Party11/18/2016 7:00 PMFellowship Baptist Church: 14323 107A Ave. Coffee House & Shoebox Packing Party: Come enjoy good coffee and good music! Bring supplies for shoeboxes and help make a child’s Christmas! EdmontonAlberta

Ways you can help


Pray that every child who receives an Operation Christmas Child shoebox gift will hear and 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