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To donate directly to this effort, choose the line marked “Cmas & Thanksgiving Shoppe.”

Where do I drop off my items?

Please drop items off at your convenience at the Church office (Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.)

Drop off dates for the Christmas Shoppe are November 29-December 3. All drops off MUST include ID number if applicable.

Want to have items delivered directly to the church?

Be sure to add the ID number on the address label.

Please have them sent to:
First United Methodist Church
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1350 Oak Ridge Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830

Events are by referral only. No walk-ins.

Note: our ongoing Wed. night drive-thru meals do not require referrals. These are two separate events.

We serve Anderson County and local counties through United Way, MIST, Oak Ridge Schools, Nurture the Next and TORCH.

Participants receive:
Complete meal food baskets for holiday and paper products.

  • Thanksgiving Shoppe – also provides coats or blankets for all children, and basic clothing necessities
  • Christmas Shoppe – also provides toys, clothing, basic clothing necessities

These events are financed by Church and Community contributions and are free to participants.

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