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Operation Christmas Child

  • Grace and Faith Church 12749 W. Hillsborough Ave. Suite D Tampa, FL 33635 United States (map)


Kidz Connect is needing your help in collecting items from NOW to November 16th to fill shoeboxes.  These shoeboxes will be filled with gifts and delivered to children (ages 2-14) in need around the world. Each box is an opportunity for a boy or girl to experience the love of God in a tangible way and most importantly, hear the Gospel!

Our goal is to pack 100 shoeboxes at our KC Family Christmas Night. Each standard size shoebox will need to have multiple items.  See the list below for some ideas.

WOW! Items:
- Outfit
-Musical Instrument (harmonica or recorder)
-Soccer ball with pump
-Stuffed toy
-Flashlight with batteries
-Large toy car

Clothing and Accessories:
-Plain T-shirt
-Wrist watch
-Socks and underwear
-Princess crown
-Bag or purse
-Hair accessories

Personal Care Items:
-Hairbrush and comb
-Toothbrush with holder
-Bar Soap
-Washcloth or towel
-Adhesive bandages
-Plastic dishes
-Blunt-edged utensils
-Drink bottle
-Non-liquid lip balm
-Compact mirror

-Bouncy balls
-Small Frisbee
-Small Etch-a-sketch
-Hacky Sack
-Toy cars
-Finger puppets
-Small Lego set
-Plastic toys or figures (NOTHING war related)

School Supplies:
-Colored pencils
-#2 pencils
-Notebook or journal
-Glue sticks
-Solar Calculator
-Safety Scissors

Crafts and Activities:
-Travel games
-Sewing kit
-Playing cards
-Jump rope
-Coloring books
-Small tool set
-Rubber band bracelets
-Watercolor paints

Earlier Event: October 27
Love Life Women's Conference (Day THREE)
Later Event: November 10
Raise the Dead Conference