The Transylvania Times -

Drop-Off Sites Announced For Operation Christmas Child - Brevard, NC


November 9, 2017

Brevard Wesleyan Church and Oak Gove Baptist Church in Lake Toxaway will serve as a drop-off locations for Operation Christmas Child (OCC) starting Nov. 13. They will join nearly 5,000 U.S. locations collecting shoeboxes filled with toys, school supplies and hygiene items for children in need around the world.

In 2016 almost 2,100 boxes were donated in the county. This year the goal is to collect more than 2,300 shoebox gifts toward the 2017 global goal of reaching 12 million children.

“We have an opportunity in Transylvania County to give these simple shoebox gifts that will make a...

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