Christmas Shoeboxes

22nd Oct to 5th Nov 2017

Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Appeal


OEFC supports Samarian’s Purse’s Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Appeal.  Last year they were able to send 11,485,662 shoebox gifts.

Each year OEFC congregation send boxes filled with fun and practical gifts for a needy children around the world.  This year we will be collecting the shoeboxes during Sunday 22nd October and Sunday 5th November.

If you struggle to find a shoebox, this year the church has some pre-printed boxes to help you. You are welcome to donate 50p towards buying these shoeboxes next year.

Please see the Samarian’s Purse website for advice on how to pack your shoebox gift and the price of postage.

Feel free to contact the church via or visit the Operation Child website if you would like to know more.