How to Pack a Shoebox


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1.Find a Shoebox

Start with an average-size cardboard or plastic shoebox. If you want to wrap it, cover the box and lid separately.


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2.Girl or Boy?

Decide whether you will pack a box for a girl or a boy, and the age category: 2–4, 5–9, or 10–14.


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3.Fill with Gifts

Select a medium to large “wow” item such as a soccer ball with pump or stuffed animal, then fill with other fun toys, hygiene items, and school supplies.


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4.Pray

Most importantly, pray for the child who will receive your gift. You can also include a personal note and photo.


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5.Follow Your Box Labels

Donate $9 online and receive a tracking label to Follow Your Box and discover the destination of your shoebox gift.


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6.Drop-off

Bring your shoebox gift to the 2nd Floor of the Children’s Building at FBC Starkville by Sunday, November 11, 2018.