Operation Christmas Child: Local group hopes to give 36k shoebox gifts
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Operation Christmas Child has begun.
As of Monday, drop off locations around the Cape Fear will be open to collect gift-filled shoe boxes.
One of those locations is Freedom Baptist Church on College Road in Wilmington.
This year the Cape Fear area team hopes to contribute 36,000 shoe box gifts to reach children in need.
National Collection Week starts today and goes through next Monday, November 20.