FLINT TWP. — Shoebox gifts are filled with fun toys, school supplies and hygiene items to share God’s love with millions of boys and girls around the world through the Samaritan’s Purse project. Volunteers hope to collect more than 32,500 gifts to contribute to Operation Christmas Child’s 2018 goal of reaching 11 million children in need.
In Flint Township, a drop box is available at South Baptist Church, G-4091 Van Slyke Rd.: Nov. 15 8 a.m.-12 p.m.; Nov. 16 from 1-4 p.m.; Nov. 17 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m.; Nov.18 from 1-4 p.m.; and Nov. 19 from 8-10 a.m.
In Flushing, a drop box will be available at Mayfair Bible Church, 5339 W. Pierson Rd.: Nov. 12 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.; Nov. 13 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.; Nov. 14 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.; Nov. 15-16 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.; Nov. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Nov. 18 from 1-6 p.m.; and Nov. 19 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. — G.G.