Welcome to the Operation Christmas Child Order Site

Prepare to pack your Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes by ordering free resources. We’ll provide everything you need to get started this shoebox season—brochures, posters, inspirational videos, and more. Each item will help you pack and send your shoebox gifts, as well as spread the word about Operation Christmas Child to your church, group, or community. DO YOU NEED LABELS ONLY? Labels are on the brochure, you can also easily print these from the resources page.

WHEN WILL MATERIALS SHIP? We will begin shipping all materials in September. If you’d like to receive your order ahead of September, please provide your order confirmation number and call us at 1-800-303-1269 (between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Mountain Standard Time, Monday-Friday) or email: occmaterials@samaritan.ca

Operation Christmas Child Cardboard Shoeboxes

Empty Operation Christmas Child cardboard shoeboxes are an option for you – easy to build and easy to fill with gifts for children overseas. 

Important: These cardboard shoeboxes are available in increments of 25. If you have shoeboxes left over from last year, please take those into consideration before ordering more for this season. 

And don’t forget – any sturdy, standard sized shoebox can be used.

As you place your order, please prayerfully consider a donation towards the mailing and production costs of these cardboard shoeboxes (See step 4).


How To Pack A Shoebox Brochure

Includes step-by-step instructions, 4 shoebox labels (2 girl/2 boy), suggested gift items, and a donation envelope.  Order enough for your church, group, or family.

Important: Minimum quantity of 10. 

Brochures and additional translated materials are available on our website to print or download

Posters (11 in x 17 in)

Use this colorful poster to spread the word about Operation Christmas Child. Includes white space so you can write in local information.

Posters and additional materials are available on our website to print or download

Promotional DVDs

We are no longer producing NEW DVDs however if you'd like to have an extra DVD from previous years please feel free to order one now while supplies last! You can also download all the NEW Operation Christmas Child promotional videos here or view the contents of the DVD in English.


Prayer Guide Bookmarks

Remind your church or group to pray daily for everyone involved in the project, from the children who will receive shoebox gifts to those who pack them.


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