Program collects thousands of boxes for needy kids

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Build a Box is a way to help needy children overseas, by giving a shoebox online, according program's website.

Nearly 17,000 colorful shoe boxes filled with toys, school supplies and more were collected as part of the Operation Christmas Child. They're shipping them to children in need who live all around the world.

For more information, go to Samaritan's Purse website.

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