Pine River church accepting donations for Operation Christmas Child
Riverview Church of Pine River is an Operation Christmas Child Samaritan’s Purse shoe box dropoff location this November.
Participants are asked to pack a shoe box with gifts for a child in one of several categories: boy or girl, ages 2-4, 5-9 or 10-14. Samaritan’s Purse asks that the box includes one item the child can immediately embrace such as a stuffed toy, ball, doll or toy truck. A $7 donation is also requested to cover a portion of the shipping costs.
More information is available online at www.samaritanspurse.org. Drop off at the church is available Nov. 18, 3-6 p.m.; Nov. 19, 4-7 p.m.; Nov. 20-21, 3-6 p.m.; Nov. 22, 3-5 p.m.; Nov. 23, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Nov. 24, noon-3 p.m.; and Nov. 25, 8-10 a.m.
Riverview Church is located at 306 Barclay Ave., Pine River, next to Cottage Café.