THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
796 Shoebox Gifts Collected for OCC
Issue Date: November 29, 2017
Wausaukee"The Wausaukee drop off center for Operation Christmas Child reports that shoebox gifts thus far for 2017 total 796. The boxes were transported to a collection center in Green Bay and then shipped by semi to the Minnesota Distribution center for processing and distribution.
The boxes from North Dakota, Minnesota, and Wisconsin are destined to arrive in Gabon, Namibia, South Africa, Trinidad, Tobago, USA (Native American reservation), and three sensitive countries that cannot be mentioned.
Several area individuals, churches, schools, and daycares contributed to make the 11th year of involvement so successful, according to Pat Brien, director.
He thanks all who helped with the worldwide project.