Prepare to pack your Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes by ordering free resources. We’ll provide everything you need to get started this shoebox season—labels, 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.
We will begin shipping all materials in September. If you require your items sooner, please call 1-800-303-1269.
Online material orders for 2020 has closed. Thank you for your support in giving boys and girls in need a tangible expression of God’s love through gift-filled shoeboxes.
Don't forget that you can pack shoeboxes all year-round, on our PackaBox.ca website. Choose which items to include for your child, upload a photo, and even type an encouraging note to them before you place your order. It's quick and convenient. If you're in a hurry, we can even pack an online shoebox for you. Visit PackaBox.ca to learn more.
Please note the last day for online ordering is today, November 6. You can still place an order by phone, so feel free to call us at 1-800-303-1269 (between Monday and Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. mountain time) or send us an email. Once we know your location, we’ll let you know how soon a courier can deliver the materials to your address.
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It's never too late to pack shoeboxes online
Running out of time, but still want to participate? Don't forget that you can pack shoeboxes all year-round, on our PackaBox.ca website. Choose which items to include for your child, upload a photo, and even type an encouraging note to them before you place your order. It's quick and convenient. If you're in a hurry, we can even pack an online shoebox for you. Visit PackaBox.ca to learn more.
How long will my order take? 10 business days from ship date
Need resources sooner? Call 1-800-303-1269
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).
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.
Materials are available online for the following languages: Spanish, Korean, and Simplified Chinese.
Use this colorful poster to spread the word about Operation Christmas Child. Includes white space so you can write in local information.
The DVD is a powerful way to show the incredible impact of Operation Christmas Child and inspire donors, churches, and community groups to get involved! You also can view the contents of the DVD in English and download these videos online.
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.