Bradford Scouts & Operation Christmas Child

Submitted by: Angela Stange

Boy Scout Troop 1851 packed shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child at its regular meeting Monday evening, November 4, at Leet Methodist Church

National Collection Week is November 18-25. Shoeboxes are being collected at several locations around Bradford –
​Leet United Methodist Church
​Bradford First Baptist Church
​Bradford Public Library

Individuals may also bring boxes to the Drop-Off Location at the Baptist Church during the hours it will be open –
Monday​ Nov 18​ 3-5 PM
Tuesday​ Nov 19 ​4-6 PM
Weds​ Nov 20 ​1-3 PM​
Thurs​ Nov 21 ​10AM – 12 Noon
Fri ​Nov 22 ​6-8 PM​
Sat​ Nov 23 ​1-4 PM
Sun ​Nov 24 ​1-4 PM
Mon ​Nov 25 ​8-10 AM

Operation Christmas Child is a project of Samaritan’s Purse, a global, non-denominational, humanitarian relief organization. Over the past 25 years, Operation Christmas Child has collected and distributed more than 168 MILLION shoeboxes throughout 160 countries to provide tangible expressions of love to children in the most remote and destitute of places.