Toys, propagandize supplies, bikes being collected locally for a needy – The Plain Dealer

November 14, 2014 - School Supplies

View full sizeOperation Christmas Child will have 5 area drop-off locations for one week. 

Two organizations, one general and one local, are usurpation donations to move holiday hearten to children in Greater Cleveland and around a world. They are:

Operation Christmas Child. Operation Christmas Child, a module that sends shoebox-filled toys and propagandize reserve to needy children in other countries, will have 5 collection sites in Cuyahoga County from Monday, Nov. 17 to Monday, Nov. 24.

Operation Christmas Child is a plan of Samaritan’s Purse, an general Christian service and devout classification headed by Franklin Graham. Since 1993, Operation Christmas Child has delivered gift-filled shoeboxes to some-more than 113 million children in about 150 countries, according to organizers.

For some-more information, including suggested toys and propagandize supplies, and a best approach to container shoeboxes, go to samaritanspurse.org, or call 440-865-2565 or 440-235-9460. Here are concession locations. Call for hours.

  • North Olmsted Evangelical Friends Church, 5665 Great Northern Blvd., North Olmsted, Ohio, 44070, 440-779-9484
  • Old Oak Bible Church, 7575 Old Oak Blvd., Middleburg Heights, Ohio, 44130, 440-243-5820
  • NewSong Church, 15 Severance Circle, Cleveland Heights, Ohio, 44121, 216-291-0955
  • Lakewood Baptist Church, 14321 Detroit Ave., Lakewood, Ohio, 44107, 216-221-4005
  • Royal Redeemer Lutheran Church, 11680 Royalton Road, North Royalton, Ohio, 44133, 440-237-7958

Rick Case Bikes for Kids. The Rick Case module is collecting bikes that are in good condition for a holiday deteriorate now by Dec 20. The bikes are distributed by area Boys Girls Clubs as good as charities and churches. Bikes can be forsaken off during these locations. Call for hours.

  • Rick Case Honda, 915 East 200th St., Euclid, Ohio, 216-531-7835
  • Rick Case Hyundai, 19991 Villaview Road, Cleveland, 216-416-6700

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