Don’t forget to pick up a Shoebox to pack… they are due back by Sunday, November 14
What Goes in My Shoebox?
Delight a kid! Start with a medium to large item that will capture the child’s attention the instant he or she opens the box. Ideas include: Soccer ball with pump, toys (puppets, trucks, etc.), doll, musical instrument.
Toys: Include items that children will immediately embrace such as toy cars, yo-yos, jump ropes, balls, toys that light up and make noise (with extra batteries), etc.
School Supplies: pens, pencils and sharpeners, crayons, markers, notebooks, paper, solar calculators, colouring and picture books, etc.
Non-liquid Hygiene Items: toothbrushes, bar soap, combs, washcloths, etc.
Accessories: T-shirts, socks, hats, sunglasses, hair clips, jewellery, watches, flashlights, etc.
Crafts: Make your own items such as hair bows, finger puppets, and friendship bracelets.