Hairclips. Pencils. A doll. A necklace. Every item lovingly added to an Operation Christmas Child shoebox gift has the potential to impact a child. These #shoeboxstories are a series of articles in which shoebox recipients give a first-hand account of the eternal impact of a gift delivered in Jesus’ Name.

Kojo and a Yo-yo


And A Yo-yo

Kojo received a shoebox in Ghana, West Africa, at age 12.

My family of nine shared a one-room clay house. We had little money or food.



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