OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD (OCC)

Welcome to the 2018 OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD!

Last year we were able to collect 1259 Shoe Boxes that went to needy children around the world!

We hope to see even more in 2018!!

First Baptist Church is the ONLY Drop-off site in Dubuque.

Street Address:
2143 Judson Drive
Dubuque, Iowa 52001

Click on the link below for map location.

http://maps.google.com/maps?q=2143+Judson+Drive,+Dubuque,+IA&hl=en&sll=42.508854,-90.714625&sspn=0.008162,0.016673&hnear=2143+Judson+Dr,+Dubuque,+Iowa+52001&t=m&z=16

Collection week for OCC is November 12-19.

The hours we will be open to collect shoe box gifts are as follows:

Monday [11.12]         9-noon           3-7 pm

Tuesday [11.13]         9-noon           3-7 pm

Wednesday [11.14]   9-noon           3-7 pm

Thursday [11.15]       9-noon           3-7 pm

Friday [11.16]            9-noon           3-7 pm

Saturday [11.17]        9-1 pm

Sunday [11.18]          9-2 pm

Monday [11.19]         8-10 am

Please take note of these hours and begin praying and planning for the time slots in which you can volunteer to greet guests who bring in their boxes. There will be an official sign-up sheet in church at the end of October. Thanks.

Want to know how to pack a shoebox? Click the link below to find out!

http://video.samaritanspurse.org/discover-the-fun-of-packing-a-shoebox-3/#

Want to know WHAT to pack in the Shoebox? Click the link below to find out!

https://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/what-goes-in-my-shoebox-suggestions/

OCC Destinations
The shoe boxes we collect will go from here to a church in Waterloo.

Their final destination is unknown at this time, but will be posted here when we know.