Operation Christmas Child

Neighborhood Packing Party

You are Invited to a Kentucky Acres Packing Party!

Demonstrate the love of God in a tangible way to needy children around the world through Operation Christmas Child.  Please join our small group from Northeast Christian Church for fun, fellowship, and filling shoebox gifts.

Packing Party

Sunday, Nov. 17th 2013 at 4pm

7007 Derby Dr

Crestwood, KY

Please Bring: Please feel free to bring any or all of the following items:                                                                       Empty Shoeboxes (standard size) or small plastic containers                                                                                 Shoe Box gifts (see below for ideas)                                                                                             $7.00 for each shoebox to help cover shipping costs               or Just come to help us pack!

Shoebox Ideas

Toys: small cars, balls, stuffed animals, kazoos, yo-yos, jump ropes, small Etch A Sketch, toys that light up/make noise with extra batteries, Slinky, etc.                                                                School Supplies: pens, pencils and sharpener, crayons or markers, stamps and ink pads, writing pads or paper, solar calculators, coloring and picture books, etc.                                                                                                                                                        Hygiene Items:  toothbrush, toothpasted, mild bar soap (in a plastic bag), comb, washcloth, etc.                                                                                                                                                         Other: hard candy and lollipops (please double bag all candy), mints, T-shirts, socks, ball caps, sunglasses, hair clips, toy jewelry, watches, flashlights (with extra batteries)                                                                                                                                        Personal Note: In a separate envelope, you may enclose a note to the child and a photo of yourself or your family.  (If you include your name and address, the child may write back.)            Go to the following website for 101 more Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Ideas:http://faithfulprovisions.com/2012/10/01/101-operation-christmas-child-shoebox-ideas/