Operation Christmas Child

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Operation Christmas Child

OCC 2021 Information:

Drop-Off Week is November 15-22.

Our shoebox goal is 522 packing party boxes and 100+ boxes from members.

OCC December 2020 Rundown


510 Packing Party Boxes

104 Member Boxes

$4,634 in Fundraisers & Donations


2,239 Boxes Recieved

149 Shoebox Cartons Packed

2 Cartons of Filler Items Sent to Atlanta

21 Volunteers Served 165 Hours

$4,590 Donated to Samaritan's Purse


What is this ministry?

 Operation Christmas Child (OCC) is a ministry of Samaritans Purse. This ministry serves to take the gospel message of Jesus Christ to children all around the world through a simple shoebox.

HOw does the local church help?

Mt. Pleasant collects supplies all through the year in order to pack as many shoe boxes as possible. The shoe boxes are our way of ministering to children in remote areas of the world. 

HOw do i get involved?

  •  The best way for you to get involved is through packing shoe boxes at home as a family. Getting your kids involved in this ministry is a great way to teach them about the needs of other children around the world. 
  • Another way to get involved is to donate supplies/funds to the church to help us pack and ship shoe boxes. 
  • If you desire to be a year-round volunteer you can click the link below for more information. 

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HOw Do I pack a shoebox?

What To Pack

For more information about how you can get involved contact our ministry coordinator, Melba Moss. 

Our Church goal is 500 boxes. If you would like to pack some boxes, free cardboard and plastic boxes, as well as brochures are available. Drop-off Collection week is November 16th-23rd. Our current needs are: Volunteers to fold boxes, Shipping money, and State Missions Myers/Mallory Offering.

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