Gift Boxes for Juarez, Mexico

Below is listed the information about each type of gift boxes for children, babies, and staff members at the Hands of Luke Ministry in Juarez, Mexico. If you’ve lost your tag, please use the information below to help build the shoe box for your child or staff member.

Children’s Gifts

Please bring the shoebox gift-wrapped (lid separate), with nametag attached on lid.

Items to include:

  • Toothbrush
  • Toothpaste
  • Bar soap
  • Shampoo
  • Comb or brush
  • Socks
  • Photo of yourself/your family
  • Age-appropriate gifts (small cars, balls, yo-yos, noise makers, stuffed animals, jump ropes, dolls, etc.)

Optional Items:

  • School supplies (Pens, calculators, crayons, markers, coloring books, pencils, pencil sharpener, sketch paper or pad paper, etc.)
  • Other (Hair ribbons, bows, headbands, gum, hats, toy jewelry, t-shirt, sunglasses, etc.)

Baby’s Gifts

Please bring the shoebox gift-wrapped (lid separate), with nametag attached on lid.

Items to include: 

  • Diapers
  • Diaper powder
  • Baby soap
  • Shampoo
  • Comb or brush
  • Socks
  • Photo of yourself/your family
  • Age-appropriate gifts (rattle, balls, etc.)

Optional Items: 

  • Accessories (Hair ribbons, bows, headbands, hats, toy jewelry, t-shirt, sunglasses, etc.)

Staff Gifts

Please bring shoebox gift-wrapped (lid separate), with nametag attached on lid.

Items to include:

  • Toothbrush
  • Toothpaste
  • Bar soap
  • Shampoo
  • Deodorant
  • Photo of yourself/your family
  • Small gifts

Optional Items:

  • Snacks
  • Small toiletries
  • Other (Hair ties, headbands, gum, hats, t-shirt, sunglasses, etc.)

Please Do Not Include

  • Used or damaged items
  • War-related items such as toy guns, knives, or military figures
  • Chocolate, food, or out-of date candy
  • Medication or vitamins
  • Breakable/glass items
  • Aerosol cans