Drop off your bucket-of-thanks supplies...pack-a-kit...enjoy some cake and learn more about how your bucket-of-thanks donations are sharing God's love and compassion and reminding people around the world that their needs are not forgotten.
What is a Bucket of Thanks?
A Bucket of Thanks is a container filled with essential hygiene items intended for a family of four. MCC distributes these buckets to people around the world. Every bucket makes a difference to someone in need!
What is in a Bucket of Thanks?
- 4 large bars bath soap (leave in wrapper)
- 1-2 bottles shampoo (totalling more than 600 ml; place in a resealable plastic bag)
- 4 large bars laundry soap (such as Sunlight®, Fels Naptha®, or Zote® brands)
- 4 adult-sized toothbrushes (in manufacturer’s packaging)
- 4 new bath towels (medium weight, dark or bright colours; approx. 75 cm x 150 cm)
- 2 wide-toothed combs (15–20 cm)
- 1 nail clipper (good quality)
- 1 box adhesive bandages (minimum 40, assorted)
- 1-2 packages sanitary pads (thin, minimum 28 pads total)
- 1 20-litre plastic pail (available at most hardware stores)
Sponsor a Bucket
Even if you can’t make a bucket of thanks yourself, you can sponsor one with an online donation. There’s lots of items that go in each bucket, plus the cost of delivery – your donation will go towards this cost.