Operation Christmas Child collecting toys, school supplies other donated items

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Donated toys

DENVER – The organization Operation Christmas Child is asking for your help this weekend until Monday.

Samaritans Purse is collecting shoeboxes packed with toys, school supplies, hygiene items and notes of encouragement.

Coordinators hope to collect 26,000 shoebox gifts to deliver to children in need overseas.

For more information on how to help, visit their website.