Operation Christmas Child

The Amazing Journey of a Simple Shoebox Gift…

Begins with YOU and results in evangelism, discipleship, and multiplication! Join what God’s doing and pack a shoebox. It’s super easy to participate!

ERBC is excited to offer an opportunity for you to share the love of Jesus with kids all over the world this Christmas. Through Operation Christmas Child, you can pack a small box with practical supplies and simple toys that will bless a child in need.

National Collection Week:
November 13-19

You can pick up/drop off boxes
at ERBC during our regular office hours (Mon-Thurs 9:30 am – 4 pm)

Not sure how or what to pack in the shoebox? No problem! Here are some simple instructions and ideas:

Step 1: Get Your Shoebox

Pick up an OCC Shoebox from ERBC.

Step 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.

Step 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. Click here for gift suggestions.

Step 4: Pray

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

Step 5: Drop Off Your Box

Bring your filled shoebox to ERBC (1499 Colorado Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90041) during our regular weekly office hours (Monday-Thursday 9:30 am-4 pm) or to one of our upcoming worship nights (Oct 25th/Nov 22nd).

Bonus: You Can Follow Your Box Label!

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