Boxes of love sent across the world

Buckinghamshire Advertiser - - NEWS -

VOL­UN­TEERS helped Gold Hill Bap­tist Church send a record num­ber of shoe­boxes filled with good­ies to needy chil­dren this year.

The mam­moth ef­fort was part of op­er­a­tion Christ­mas Child – the world’s largest chil­dren’s Christ­mas project – for young­sters around the world. The church in Chal­font St Peter col­lects and sends shoe­boxes each year. This year a record break­ing 812 shoe­boxes were col­lected and the church has thanked peo­ple for their gen­eros­ity and hard work in wrap­ping and fill­ing the boxes with toys, ac­ces­sories and sweets.

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