Find a Collection Center

National Collection Week is November 17 to 23, 2014 but you can pack shoeboxes online year-round at

National Collection Week is November 17 to 23, 2014. Please call our Operation Christmas Child team to determine the options available to you: 1-800-303-1269.

Also, please visit to fill a shoebox with gifts online, including a personalized card and photo.

Thank you for partnering with Operation Christmas Child through simple, gift-filled shoeboxes. May each box bring Good News and great joy to the child who receives it.

Our processing centers (warehouses) in Calgary, the Waterloo Region, and the Greater Toronto Area need volunteers to inspect and sort thousands of gift-filled shoe boxes that will bring the joy and love of Jesus to hurting children around the world.

Click here to download application forms for the Operation Christmas Child processing centres:

Calgary Processing Centre

Greater Toronto Area Processing Centre

Waterloo Region Processing Centre 

Click here to go to the online volunteer application form for the Operation Christmas Child processing centres.  

Ways you can help


Pray that each child who receives an Operation Christmas Child shoebox will know how much God loves them.


Help Samaritan’s Purse go beyond the shoebox and expand assistance to children, their families, and their communities. Donate Here