~The Woman Who Loved Shoe boxes~

Hey Everyone, Today I have to share with you a book called ‘The Woman Who Loved Shoe Boxes: Thinking Inside The Box’ by Peg Stormy Bradley. I found it while looking for ideas for today’s post. I just had to share it with y’all! 🙂 I didn’t know that there was a book like this …

~OCC Zoom Chat 2022~

Hey Everyone, So, today I want to share with you a little about the zoom chat I had with my friends. We weren’t able to get together the last couple of months, so we decide to have a zoom chat till we can. It turned out to be a good idea because we were able …

~OCC March 2022 Gift List And Theme~

Hey Everyone, Here is OCC’s March gift list! This month is Hygiene Items! Soap, Combs, Hairbrushes, Washcloths, Toothbrushes, and Floss. Hygiene items are very important to put in your shoebox. Children all around the world struggle to get descent care items all the time. So today I encourage you to really get into buying care …

~Greta Volunteers In Boone~

Hey Everyone, This Thursday I have a video to share with y’all. It is with Greta Van Susteren visiting and volunteering in one of the distribution centers. It shows just how much people care about what they pack, and the love put into each box. Also, I love seeing the excitement on Gretas face during …

~February OCC Gift List And Theme~

Hey Everyone, Here is February’s gift list. It’s Accessories! Think necklaces, bracelets, sunglasses, watches, hair ties, headbands, ankle bracelets, and rings. Girls would love to get necklaces and bracelets. But they aren’t the ones that people struggle with when they think of accessories, is it. The boys are what lots of people struggle with. I …

~OCC November Gift List And Theme~

Hey Everyone, Happy November! Wow can you believe that it is already time to pack and ship shoeboxes. This month starts off the national collection week! From the 15th through the 22nd churches all over the states collect the boxes that people packed. After the shoeboxes have been collected they are sent to the Processing …

~Volunteering~

Hey Everyone, Because of COVID-19 volunteering at a processing center with Samaritan’s Purse has gotten a little complicated. Samaritan’s Purse is taking the time to make sure everyone is safe and healthy. So, this year they will be using eight different processing centers in the states. Here is a list: Alanta, GA (Place To be …

~OCC Covid-19 Update~

Hey Everyone, So Samaritans Purse posted a video to there website about the covid-19 pandemic. So I decided to share it with you today. It is just a short 1 min video. I also wanted to let y’all know that they have it where you can pack a shoebox online on. You get to pick …

~OCC September Gift List~

Hey Everyone, Happy September! It is time for the September gift list, and its GAMES! There are so many things that you can get when you think of games. For the younger kids it is a little easier because you can fit more into their boxes. Here are some examples. 2-4 yr olds Miniature hungry …