It will be time to fill boxes before we know it!
If you are buying new shoes this summer please ask for the box and pass it on to me – thank you. It’s a good idea to add an extra item to your shopping each week, if you can. That way the cost is spread out.
Hat/scarf/gloves,toothpaste/toothbrush, soap,toy car for boys, small doll for girls.
shampoo (250 ml), face cloth/wipes, deodorant, comb/brush, moisturising cream, shaving foam/razors,underwear, socks/tights,make-up, sewing equipment, household candles, screwdrivers/pliers,pens/pencils/sharpener/notepads/
colouring book/rubber/rulers, sweets – NO CHOCOLATE OR UNDATED SWEETS. Best before date MARCH 2014
T-shirts/pajamas/jumpers/shirts etc. All items must be new.
Please note age groups:
Children 3 years-12 years, teenagers, women, elderly women, men.
THANK YOU to all who have supported this appeal in the past. Last year 116,000 boxes were filled and sent to: Albania,Bulgaria, Hungary, Kosovo, Moldova, Romania, Serbia and Ukraine in Eastern Europe in time for Christmas and to Pakistan to be distributed in January and February.
“Everyday items that seem so small to us … bring joy to thousands of people who live in desperate poverty”.
So far I have 19 boxes – can we do better than that?
“My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you“. John 15.12