2019 CHRISTMAS CARD DESIGNER Early last year, the Operation Christmas Box Trustees asked for help to design the 2019 Christmas card that went into each of the 10,000 Christmas Boxes produced last year, and sent around . . .
The Petworth Town Band in West Sussex learnt about the charity Operation Christmas Box after one of their members heard one of the trustees speak at a Royal British Legion meeting in the area. They . . .
This is the 2019 Christmas Box The 2019 Christmas Box sent to nearly 10,000 of our UK Armed Forces personnel who are serving unaccompanied overseas on Christmas Day. The Operation Christmas Box (OCB) gift consists of the . . .
PACKING THE 2019 CHRISTMAS BOX IS IMMINENT All the items for the 2019 Christmas Box are being brought together so that packing can commence imminently. Then the boxes can start their journeys around the world to . . .
CHRISTMAS SHOPPING DONE! The Operation Christmas Box Team have been busy. All the items for the 2019 Christmas Box have been selected and ordered.
This is the Christmas Box that will be opened today by nearly 9,000 Servicemen and Servicewomen who are overseas and away from their families and friends today.
CAME DOWN GOLF CLUB Came Down Golf Club Ladies’ AGM was held in their Dorset Clubhouse with 50 ladies present, to witness the changeover of Ladies’ Captains. The new Captain for the 2019 season is Fran Berry who takes the reins from Sally Little, a Trustee of Operation Christmas Box. At the end of proceedings, the Treasurer Rhose Lawes, presented Sally with a cheque for £1,545.00 for her chosen Charity, Operation Christmas Box, which resulted from events and donations from the Ladies and members of the Club throughout her year of Office.
Sally Little, a Trustee of Operation Christmas Box, on the right with the Treasurer Rhose Lawes
FANTASTIC FUNDRAISER FROM SOMERSET. Mrs Brenda Stone whose family has close military connections with all 3 Services, chose to fundraise for Operation Christmas Box this year. By her hard work and with the support of her family and friends, she presented £1850 to the charity. Well done and a huge thank you Brenda.
OPERATION CHRISTMAS BOX NEEDS YOUR HELP Every year in each Christmas Box, the Operation Christmas Box Trustees produce a unique Christmas card. We are asking you to help us design the 2019 Operation Christmas Box Christmas . . .
Operation Christmas Box Trustees pack the boxes early so that we can be assured that the gifts will reach the troops in time for Christmas. The 2018 boxes were packed in September. Pictured below are . . .