Operation Christmas Child

Order Free Materials

Prepare to pack your Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes by ordering free resources. We’ll provide everything you need to get started this shoebox season—labels, posters, flyers, packing party guides, inspirational videos, and more. Each item will help you pack and send your shoebox gifts, as well as spread the word about Operation Christmas Child to your church, group, or community.


Rebecca holding her favourite shoebox item coloured crayons

Rebeca's Shoebox Story Film - New for 2019

Former shoebox recipient Rebeca shares what receiving a shoebox gift meant to her. This moving film is perfect to share with your friends, family, church, school or group to help explain the powerful and long lasting impact of a simple shoebox gift.

£ Free
Campaign film - Natalia's story

2018 Campaign Film - Natalia's Story

To help promote the campaign in an exciting and motivational way use our latest campaign film to tell the story of a simple shoebox gift, and the impact it has on a child and the wider community.

£ Free
OCC Leaflet

How To Pack Your Shoebox Leaflet

Find out everything you need to know to take part in Operation Christmas Child this year. Includes step-by-step instructions, shoebox labels and a donation form.

£ Free
Black and white leaflet and labels

How to Pack a Shoebox - Instructions & Labels - Black & White

Find out everything you need to know to take part in Operation Christmas Child this year. Includes step-by-step instructions and shoebox labels in a black and white, printer friendly format.

£ Free
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OCC A4 Poster

Promote local Operation Christmas Child events by customising and displaying these posters on noticeboards in your classrooms, meeting rooms, local business, businesses, drop-off locations, or around your neighbourhood.

£ Free
Gift Suggestions

Shoebox Gift Ideas

Want some extra ideas of what to pack in your shoeboxes? This list shows some favourite things and will help you on the way.

£ Free

Facebook Cover Photo

Upload this to your Facebook page during the campaign to let your friends know about Operation Christmas Child, the perfect way to get more people packing shoeboxes!

£ Free
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The Journey of a Shoebox A5 Flyer

Packing your shoebox gift and dropping it off is just the beginning. This simple illustration shows you the journey it takes to get into the hands of a child in need, and the impact of many people along the way.

£ Free
Welsh Leaflet

Sut i Bacio Eich Rhodd Bocs Esgidiau

£ Free
All about Me Sheet

'All About Me' sheet

A great way to get your children involved in the project and to tell the child that receives your shoebox gift more about where it came from.

£ Free

Year-Round Printable Calendar

To help spread the cost of your shoebox gift over the year, use this handy calendar as a reminder to add a gift to your monthly shopping trip.

£ Free
Global Maps

Global Distribution Maps - 2018 & Historical

Discover how many Operation Christmas Child shoebox gifts have been sent and which countries received them.

£ Free