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Christmas Shoeboxes Will Be Collected Nov. 18-25 – Brevard, NC


Last updated 11/12/2019 at 10:29am

This month, two sites in Transylvania County will be among 5,000 U.S. drop-off locations collecting shoebox gifts for children overseas during Operation Christmas Child’s National Collection Week, Nov. 18 ­– 25.

County families, churches and groups are busy transforming empty shoeboxes into fun gifts filled with toys, school supplies and hygiene items. The Samaritan’s Purse project partners with local churches across the globe to deliver the boxes to children in need.

For many of these children, it will be the first gift they have ever received.

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