Operation Christmas Child counts on thousands of volunteers to collect and process millions of shoebox gifts every year. These volunteers take on many roles, all with one wonderful purpose: to bring the Gospel to children in need around the world.

Processing Centres 2023

Be a part of carefully inspecting shoebox gifts at one of our regional processing centres! It’s the last stop before international shipment.

Year-round Connect Volunteers

Year-round volunteers with Operation Christmas Child are part of a local team that promotes and fosters community involvement with this global Samaritan’s Purse project.

Stories from the Field