KNOXVILLE (WATE) – Members of the University of Tennessee community came together Thursday to help children in need.
Collegiate 4-H members, UT faculty and staff and US Cellular employees packed shoe boxes filled with clothing, toiletries, school supplies and more for Operation Christmas Child.
The group’s goal was to pack more than 500 boxes.
Operation Christmas Child is a nationwide project through Samaritan’s Purse. The Christian nonprofit provides support to those in need around the world.