PLOVER COLLECTION CENTER INFORMATION
190 Hoover Ave
715 340 0609
The Plover Collection Center will be open the following hours and days for National Collection Week:
Monday November 18 5:00 PM 8:00 PM
Tuesday November 19 5:00 PM 8:00 PM
Wednesday November 20 5:00 PM 8:00 PM
Thursday November 21 5:00 PM 8:00 PM
Friday November 22 5:00 PM 8:00 PM
Saturday November 23 3:00 PM 6:00 PM
Sunday November 24 1:00 PM 5:00 PM
Monday November 25 3:00 PM 8:00 PM
Please respect these hours of operation.
If you would like to volunteer, please email me at NCWOCC
If you have a large number of shoebox gifts to deliver, please CALL AHEAD to set a date for dropping off shoeboxes. 715 340 0609
Woodlands Church participants will have a designated table in the church foyer at which to drop off their shoebox(es). Woodlands participants may bring in their gift shoeboxes any Sunday in November through the end of Collection Week or during the Collection Center hours for the general public. The Collection Center hours for the general public will be posted on the glass entrance doors of the church.
Things to remember when packing shoeboxes:
- Use only ONE strong RUBBER BAND and NO RIBBONS OR STRING to secure the box.
- Use the guidelines listed in the Operation Christmas Child pamphlet or on this website for items to pack in the shoeboxes. If you have any questions, please call the Coordinator. She will be happy to make suggestions.
- If you wish to help support the cost of shipping, please use a personal check (NOT CASH) made out to Samaritan’s Purse for your donation and place the check inside the Operation Christmas Child (or other, marked ) envelope. A minimum of $9 is suggested. Place this envelope inside a shoebox -ON TOP of the packed items. Envelopes inserted along the sides of the shoebox or under the packed items may not be found by the Processing Center in Minneapolis before shipping the shoeboxes overseas.
- At the close of National Collection Week, all gift shoeboxes not received by the Dropoff locations or Collection Center at the time of closing will need to be mailed directly to:Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child P O Box 3000 Boone, NC 28607. You will be responsible for the cost of shipping the shoeboxes to North Carolina. More information can be found at samaritanspurse.org.