City Warmer is about giving back to the community.

To BRING AWARENESS about children in desperate situations and poor living conditions around the globe, we fill shoeboxes with DIY GIFTS hygiene items, school supplies, and toys. Join our shoebox packing party to show LOVE and CARE to the children of the world!

Date / Time?

Nov 24, 2018
1:00pm – 5:00pm

* Registration required. No drop-ins

* Please arrive 20 minutes prior to the program to sign-in and settle down


Across U-hub

232 Hood Road
Markham, ON


  • Youth of 16 and above
  • Those who want to pack a Christmas Shoebox and send HOPE to children in need around the world

How Much?

Regular Price: $22

*Program fee includes shoebox gifts, packing materials, $10 donation per box to cover OCC project costs and shipping fee


Raise the awareness of hurting children at desperate situations — victims of war, disease, disaster, poverty, famine, and persecution

Make your own gift, make with your hands and hope!

What will you learn?

Understand the project of Operation Christmas Child

Get to know how you can pack shoeboxes and impact children and the communities

Learn how to pack a shoebox with appropriate items

What will the workshop include?

Interactive group activities

DIY shoebox gifts

Shoebox packing

Video presentation