KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – It may be early November, but some folks around East Tennessee are already getting ready for Christmas – and giving.
A national nonprofit is trying to make sure that no child on Santa’ list is missed this holiday season.
Operation Christmas Child is a project through Samaritan’s Purse with donations of gift-filled shoeboxes delivered to children all around the world.
The shoeboxes will be collected between Nov. 18-25.
The Knoxville Expo Center is just one of the drop-off locations participating.
Find more shoebox drop-off locations here