Help us meet our goal of 500 shoeboxes!

500 Shoeboxes Sponsored

When you make an online donation of $23 to SPONSOR A SHOEBOX, 100% of your tax-deductible gift goes toward the cost of a complete shoebox gift to be packed at our Nov. 9th Packing Party, including:

  • Age-appropriate contents, curated to be an ideal mix of practical and fun items;
  • The Greatest Journey, Samaritan Purse’s discipleship program; and
  • All shipping and packaging fees, ensuring that your shoebox arrives securely to an awaiting boy or girl overseas.

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How to Get Involved: Now through October

  • Pray!
  • Sponsor shoeboxes.
  • Join the planning team.**
  • Donate new promotional items.**
  • Sew.**
  • Commit to signing up for a packing slot in October.
**Contact Janine for more details at

Nov. 9th Cherrydale Packing Party

Save the date and plan to join the party! Participants of all ages are invited to serve as part of the Cherrydale family: We’ll have everything ready for you to pack shoebox gifts funded by shoebox sponsors.

  • Set up on Friday, November 8.
  • Pack shoeboxes.
  • Join us at the Prayer Station.
  • Serve as a greeter.
  • Be a table leader.
  • Make final touches at the Wow! Station.
  • Load shoeboxes into cartons.

In October, check this space for a link to sign up for a shift.

Questions? Contact Janine at

Since 1993, more than 157 million boys and girls in over 160 countries have experienced God’s love through the power of a simple shoebox of gifts from Operation Christmas Child.