Operation Christmas Child helping millions of children with gift-filled shoeboxes

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. – For almost three decades St. Louis residents have been a part of the Samaritans Purse project Operation Christmas Child. It helps millions of children in need across the world with gift-filled shoeboxes. This year, they hope to collect and distribute 87,000 shoeboxes packed with items like toys, school supplies, or hygiene items.

Bonny Kibukka is from Uganda and was a recipient of one of these boxes as a child. It helped changed his life and now he is now helping others.

More information: www.samaritanspurse.org/occ

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