Operation Christmas Child - Alex 

Alex's Story

Meet Alex, a survivor of the genocide in Rwanda who received an Operation Christmas Child shoebox gift as a child. Watch as he distributes gifts to children in the Rwandan orphanage he grew up in, as well as forgiving those who killed his family.

Senator Tim Scott

How to pack a shoebox with Senator Tim Scott

Charleston Southern University alumnus and S.C. state Senator Tim Scott educates us on how and why we should pack a shoebox for Operation Christmas Child this Christmas.

 Operation Christmas Child - Giglio

A Passion to Pack Shoe Boxes

Watch to see why Pastor Louis Giglio thinks everyone should pack a shoebox gift for a deserving kid through Operation Christmas Child.

 Operation Christmas Child - Doug Hunter

My Operation Christmas Child Story

Doug Hunter, Director of Charleston Southern University'sWhitfield Center for Christian Leadership, shares his experience of travelling to India and delivering Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes with the community.

Operation Christmas Child - Si

How to Pack a Shoebox

Si Robertson, everyone’s favorite uncle and reed-maker for Duck Commander duck calls, has teamed up with Operation Christmas Child to get the word out about sharing God’s love through the joy of a shoebox gift.


Campus Ministries

Campus Ministries

We don't believe that our students are the church of tomorrow. We believe that they are the church of today. Campus Ministries provides a network of resources to connect students.



Engage encourages a spirit of service between the CSU family and the local community. Matthew 20:28 states, “Just as the Son of Man did not come to be served but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.”