Christmas Child operation going ahead

Grenfell residents have been assured that Operation Christmas Child is going ahead this year.

"Yes we are packing shoe boxes this year," Grenfell co-ordinator Joyce Baker said.

"If you are wondering if the shoe boxes are being packed this year because of the COVID, yes they are," Mrs Baker said.

"We just want to let you know that Operation Christmas Child is happening this year.

"You can pick up pre-printed shoe boxes from the Grenfell Christian Book Shop," she said.

The boxes are available for just 50 cents a box.

"Broaches are also available there as well as from Gunyah, Farm & Fable, Vavoom Hair Studio, Grenfell Furniture, the Hub, Loxley, Louises Locker, Grenfell Shoes, Unwind Coffee Shop, Alison Seconds, Tammy's Hair and The Tin Cupboard."

Operation Christmas Child (OCC) is a project of Samaritan's Purse.

For inquires about how you can assist contact Joyce Baker Grenfell (coordinator) on 63833529 or 0439832825.