Drop-off locations for the annual Samaritan's Purse Operation Christmas Child's Collection Week will be open beginning Monday and lasting through Nov. 19.

Samaritan's Purse partners with local churches around the world and involves putting together shoebox gifts filled with school supplies, hygiene items and toys for children overseas.

Participating churches in Eastern Jackson County include:

Independence Christ the Rock Church, 13901 E. Noland Court.

• 8 a.m.-noon Nov. 12.

• 5-7:30 p.m. Nov. 13, 15, 16.

• 5-8 p.m. Nov. 14.

• 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 17.

• 2-5 p.m. Nov. 18.

• 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 19.

Independence Church of the Four Corners, 14300 East U.S. 40.

• 9 a.m.-noon Nov. 12, 13, 17, 19.

• 10 a.m.-noon Nov. 14.

• 5:30-7:30 p.m. Nov. 15.

• 6-8 p.m. Nov. 16.

• 2-4 p.m. Nov. 18.

Independence Trinity Church of the Nazarene, 19800 E. Truman Road.

• 9-11 a.m. Nov. 12, 19.

• 7-9 p.m. Nov. 13.

• 5-7 p.m. Nov. 14.

• 2-4 p.m. Nov. 15.

• 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 16.

• 10 a.m.-noon Nov. 17.

• 4-6 p.m. Nov. 18.

Blue Springs Faith Covenant Church, 23300 N.W. Pink Hill Road.

• 10 a.m.-noon Nov. 12, 14, 16, 17.

• 2-4 p.m. Nov. 13, 18.

• 6-8 p.m. Nov. 15.

• 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Nov. 19.

Grain Valley Blue Springs Assembly, 2501 Duncan Road, Grain Valley.

• 6-8:30 p.m. Nov. 12-16.

• 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 17.

• 1-4 p.m. Nov. 18.

• 7-9 a.m. Nov. 19.

Grain Valley First Baptist Church, 207 E. Walnut St.

• 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 12-15, 18.

• 5-7 p.m. Nov. 16, 18.

• 8-10 a.m. Nov. 17.

8 a.m.-noon Nov. 19.

Oak Grove First Baptist Church, 400 S.E. 14th St.

• 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 12, 17.

• 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 13, 15, 19.

• 4-7 p.m. Nov. 14, 16.

• 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 18.

Raytown Connection Point Church, 10500 E. Missouri 350.

• 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 12, 17.

• 9-11 a.m. Nov. 13.

• 5-7 p.m. Nov. 14-16.

• 1-3 p.m. Nov. 18.

• 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 19.