Bless Children in Ukraine and Around the World

Will you send Good News and great joy to many more children in need, who have yet to receive a shoebox gift?

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From ‘How to pack a shoebox’ leaflets, to preprinted shoeboxes and promotional posters, our Resources & Ideas Hub has everything you need to encourage your church or group to pack shoebox gifts this year.

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2022 Resources

Project Leader Workshop

Watch our Project Leader Workshop video to hear more about the impact of your shoebox gifts and for the latest information on the 2022 season.

National Collection Week: 14-21 November 2022

This year drop-off locations across the UK will open to receive shoeboxes during the third week in November.

Preprinted Shoebox



Prefer to pack shoeboxes online? 

If online packing suits your group best, you can now share the experience together and track your progress through Shoebox Online Goal pages.

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Your shoebox gift with Operation Christmas Child:

Inspires Joy
You'll be giving unimaginable excitement and hope to children in need around the world.

Reaches further
Partnering with Operation Christmas Child ensures shoeboxes get to hard-to-reach groups.

Shares God’s Love
Your shoebox will reach a child in need through one of over 75,000 local churches sharing the Good News of life and hope in Jesus in a child-friendly way.

Is Specially delivered
You can rest easy knowing your shoebox gift will be delivered through church and community leaders who've been trained to prioritise safety and lead well-organised celebrations.