Shoebox Contents

FillLoveChristmas Shoebox Needed Items

The following list includes some gift ideas for your shoebox:
For boys or girls in age category (2-4 yrs, 5-9 yrs, or 10-14 yrs)

TOYS
Small cars, balls, small dolls, small stuffed animals, kazoos, harmonicas, yo-yos, jump ropes, Slinky®, etc.

SCHOOL SUPPLIES
Pens, pencils and sharpener, crayons or markers, ink pad sets, small writing pads, solar calculators, coloring and picture books, small Bibles, etc.

HYGIENE ITEMS
Toothbrush, toothpaste, mild bar soap (in a plastic bag), combs, washcloths, brushes, etc.

OTHER
T-shirts, socks, ball caps; sunglasses, hair clips, toy jewelry, flashlights (with extra batteries), and other items for young girls and boys small enough to fit in the shoebox.

A PERSONAL NOTE
In a separate envelope, you may enclose a note to the child and a photo of yourself or your family. (If you include your name and address, the child may write back.)

Do Not Include: Used or damaged items; war-related items, military toys, scissors, razors/blades, no food or edibles including candy-chocolates-gum, liquids or lotions; medications or vitamins; breakable items such as snow globes or glass containers; or aerosol cans

DO NOT TAPE OR RUBBER BAND. CHRISTMAS WRAP BOXES.