The Magi Project due oct.
Every year Manna Global Ministries sends shoe boxes filled with Christmas gifts to severely underprivileged children in the Dominican Republic.
MAGI GIFT BOX INSTRUCTIONS:
Please select a shoe sized clear plastic box (These are extremely useful in the household). Do not wrap your boxes in wrapping paper because they need to be viewable for customs.
Please have your boxes turned into the church by Oct. 13th
Please pack your box with age and gender appropriate gift items worth $20.00-$25.00. A list of suggested gift items can be found below.
SUGGESTED GIFT ITEMS
TOYS: small toys, stuffed animals, balls, cars, dolls, yoyo's, harmonicas, slinkys, cards, jacks, games. Hot wheels, flashlights with extra batteries & watches are a big hit.
SCHOOL SUPPLIES: notebooks, paper, markers, coloring books, calculators, rulers, glue sticks, crayons, pens, pencils, sharpeners, etc.
PICTURE BOOKS: Please be language sensitive-most recipients do not read or speak English.
HEALTH/HYGIENE ITEMS: Soap, combs, brushes, dental products, band aids, washcloths, barrettes, travel size lotion or shampoos packed in plastic zipped bags.
CLOTHES: Due to size limitations, clothing gifts should consist of small t-shirts, underwear, a pair of socks, a baseball cap or flip flops. Hair bows and barrettes are very popular with the girls.
CANDY: Only individually wrapped hard candy is acceptable; PLEASE PACK IT IN A PLASTIC ZIPPED BAG.
NOTE: Please do NOT include any of the following:
Large bottles of shampoo, body wash or any other large bottles
Toy guns, knives or war-related items
Chocolate or perishable items
Medicine of any kind
Please no Play Dough!
Thank you so much for partnering with Boulder Valley Church of Christ to bring joy to countless children in need in Haiti and the Dominican Republic! I am so thankful for each of you and know that each box that you fill in the next month represents the gift of sending God's love to a child in the caribbean. What a gift it is that we get to partner with him to share his love with these little children.
Boxes Return Deadline: Deadline for box return will be Sunday October 13th.
If there is anything I missed or you have additional question, please feel free to reach out to me at firstname.lastname@example.org
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