Wessex Rotary Shoebox Scheme

Winchester Rotary Logo

takes part in the


which collect and send shoeboxes to disadvantaged children in Moldova, Montenegro, Romania and Ukraine in time for Christmas

The card boxes you need to use are supplied by Wessex Rotary

Here is a leaflet and video which show you how to make them up. It then explains what items can be put in them that are suitable according to the gender and age categories shown below.

If you would like to make up a Wessex Rotary Christmas Shoebox please contact us

The last date for delivery of your shoebox to ensure we can get it to its detsination in time for Christmas is

18 October 2024

Getting ready to despatch the boxes from our warehouse in Christchurch.  18,000 boxes filled with gifts and useful things were donated.

Here are some pictures of children receiving their Christmas Shoeboxes in Moldova and Montenegro, and also refugee children from Ukraine in Poland

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