Operation Christmas Child donations collected locally

Calvary Baptist Church, 1140 Rush Ave.,Bellefontaine, is a drop-off point for Operation Christmas Child, the Samaritan’s Purse project.


Shoebox gift items may be dropped off through Monday, Nov. 20, at the church as follows:

9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 14; 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday; 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 18; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19; and 8 to 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 20.

The Samaritan’s Purse project will deliver the gifts to childrend affected by war, disease, disaster, poverty and famine throughout the world.

For more information on how to participate or to view gift suggestions, call (937) 374-0761 or visit samaritanspurse.org/occ.