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Operation Christmas Child - National Collection Week is November 18 to 25

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NEWS RELEASE ISSUED BY OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD SWMO

During Operation Christmas Child’s National Collection Week—Nov. 18–25— the Joplin area is collecting shoeboxes filled with toys, hygiene items, and school supplies. Families, churches, organizations, businesses, and individuals all over the Four States are joining millions of people across the United States to help 9.8 million suffering children around the world. Last year, the Four States collected a record-breaking 16,803 shoeboxes. This is the project’s 20th year and more than 100 million shoebox gifts have been collected and delivered to children in 120 countries.

Visit www.samaritanspurse.org for more information about the World’s Largest Children’s Christmas Project and how a Simple Gift changes the life of a child.

You can drop off your shoebox gift at one of these six locations:

Forest Park Baptist Church
725 S Highview Avenue
Joplin, MO 64801

Mon – Nov 18: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Tues – Nov 19: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Wed – Nov 20: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Thurs – Nov 21: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Fri – Nov 22: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sat – Nov 23: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Sun – Nov 24: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Mon – Nov 25: 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Fairview Christian Church
2320 S Grand Avenue
Carthage, MO 64836

Mon – Nov 18: 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Tues – Nov 19: 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Wed – Nov 20: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Thurs – Nov 21: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Fri – Nov 22: 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Sat – Nov 23: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Sun – Nov 24: 12 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Mon – Nov 25: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Fellowship Baptist Church
1124 Kansas Avenue
Baxter Springs, KS 66713

Mon – Nov 18: 2:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Tues – Nov 19: 2:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Wed – Nov 20: 2:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Thurs – Nov 21: 2:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Fri – Nov 22: 2:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Sat – Nov 23: 2:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Sun – Nov 24: 3 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Mon – Nov 25: 2:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.

KNEO Radio
10827 E Highway 86
Neosho, MO 64850

Mon – Nov 18: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Tues – Nov 19: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Wed – Nov 20: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thurs – Nov 21: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Fri – Nov 22: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sat – Nov 23: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Sun – Nov 24: 12: 30 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Mon – Nov 25: 8 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Family Life Assembly of God
1234 N Rouse Street
Pittsburg, KS 66762

Mon – Nov 18: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Tues – Nov 19: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Wed – Nov 20: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Thurs – Nov 21: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Fri – Nov 22: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Sat – Nov 23: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Sun – Nov 24: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Mon – Nov 25: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

First Baptist Church of Lamar
1301 E 6th Street
Lamar, MO 64759

Mon – Nov 18: 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Tues – Nov 19: 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Wed – Nov 20: 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Thurs – Nov 21: 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Fri – Nov 22: 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Sat – Nov 23: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Sun – Nov 24: 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Mon – Nov 25: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

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