The Chain Links Club at Highland Middle School is collecting items for Operation Christmas Child now through October 29. A donation box is available in the front lobby at HMS. Please remember that items must be small enough to fit inside of a standard shoebox. Items needed include the following:
- Toys including small cars, balls, dolls, stuffed animals, kazoos, harmonicas, yo-yos, small Etch-A-Sketch, toys that light up or make noise (with extra batteries), Slinky.
- School supplies including pens, pencils and sharpener, crayons or markers, stamps and ink pad sets, coloring books, writing pads or paper, solar calculators.
- Hygiene items such as toothbrushes, deodorant, bar soap, comb, washcloth, poofs.
- Other items including sunglasses, flashlights with extra batteries, ball caps (especially sports), socks, t-shirts, toy jewelry, hair-clips, watches, small picture books.
Please DO NOT include any of the following items: toy guns, knives, war-related items, chocolate or perishable items or candy of any kind, liquids of any kind (shampoo, lotion, bubbles, etc.), medicines of any kind (vitamins, cough drops, etc.), sprays (Axe, body sprays, etc.).
Thank you for your continued generosity to help make Christmas special for those less fortunate.