First Baptist Church Pleasant Grove Operation Christmas Child Ministry will be working throughout the year in preparation for the November Shoebox collection. Please check out what we will be collecting each month. Donation drop off will be in the Chandler Family Life Center.
This November 2020 we are praying we do more than 500 boxes.
January: Bar Soap, Wash cloths, sewing kits, fishing kits, ( for older children) combs/brushes, nail clippers
Wow Items! Dolls, cars/trucks, small games, small stuffed animals
February: Socks and/or underwear (ages 2-14) Hats/ball caps, gloves, socks (ages 2 to 14), slip on shoes for children Wow items: Small tool sets, small gardening kits, gloves (no seeds)
March: Comb and/or Hair accessories, small cars (matchbox or hot wheels type) , toy jewelry, watches, non liquid hygiene items (lip balm, deodorant, lip stick, compacts)
April: Small notebook, notebook paper, stickers, balls, stickers, children’s band-aids, toys from preschoolers, dolls, small puzzles
May: Band-Aids, Sunglasses, Jump Ropes, Children’s underwear ages 2 to 12
June: Small Stuffed Animals, Small Balls, Flip flops, not inflated soccer ball and pump, jump ropes, sunglasses, small stuffed animals, small cups, collapsible water bottles
July: School Supplies and/or Crayons, School supplies: colors, pencils, pens, rulers, compass, note pads, glue sticks, scissors, erasers, solar calculators, ink pads and stamps, pencil sharpeners
August: Play-dough, Yo-Yos, School supplies, Small toys, yo-yos, harmonica, slinky, play dough musical instruments, playing cards
September: Small flashlights ( with extra batteries), reusable bags, drawstring backpacks, dolls, cars/trucks, rubber balls, stickers, small stuffed animals
October: $10 Shipping Money, small travel games, small etch-a-sketch, barbie dolls, plastic action figures
November: Prayer for Shoeboxes