Church collecting for Operation Christmas Child


CNLogo1NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck United Methodist Church will be a shoebox collection point for Operation Christmas Child. 

Shoeboxes filled with school and personal hygiene items for children may be dropped off the week of Nov. 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the church, 208 Meadow St. The shoeboxes will be sent to children in third world countries. Operation Christmas Child is a program run by Samaritan’s Purse, a nondenominational evangelical Christian international relief organization.

For more information, call the church at (203) 729-4236 or Ethel at (203) 723-2428.