Thank You for Good News and Great Joy

We are praising God for more than 11 million shoebox Gospel Opportunities collected worldwide in 2015, 730,577 from Canada alone! Over 123,000 children made decisions for Christ last year! Thank you for the incredible role you play in Operation Christmas Child.

Celebrate with your Church or Group

With every shoebox you packed, an amazing story began, and it’s time to celebrate. On this page you will be able to see how God is using your shoebox gifts, and find great ways to share the exciting news with your church or group!

Join in the celebration using #CelebrateOCC on social media!

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Explore OCC by the Numbers 
Find shoebox totals, destination countries, and more!







Share the Celebration Video (1:21) 
Join in the celebration by sharing the exciting story of Good News and Great Joy through your shoeboxes.





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Spread the News
Encourage your church or group using these simple graphics in a newsletter, Facebook post, or Sunday morning announcement.





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Impacting Children's Lives for Eternity 
Over 123,000 children made decisions for Christ last year as an impact from the shoeboxes that YOU sent! Learn more about The Greatest Journey discipleship program, and the eternal impact that is having on children's lives. 





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Hear the Stories 
Read just a few
of the millions of stories of how your shoeboxes bless and transform the lives of children around the world.





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Be Social 
Download our special Facebook and Twitter cover photos and share in the celebration with the rest of Canada! 





Read More Impact Stories

We can't wait to pack shoeboxes with you again!

National Collection Week: November 14 - 20, 2016

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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