Care Packages

Overview

We are proud to partner with Care Package Express for our care package program again this year! Care Package Express is owned and operated by Kim Chiurazzi, who is the parent of a Biola alumnus. Below are the current package options, but be sure check back soon, as new care packages will be added frequently! Seasonal and holiday packages will be available throughout the semester. Here are photos of the "Encouragement," "Get Well," "Happy Birthday" and "Welcome" care packages as well as the seasonal packages we have available. Please call (949) 293-9784 or email carepackageexpress@cox.net for inquiries. Custom care packages are available upon request. Please contact Kim to discuss the details.

Order a Care Package

To order a care package, please email Care Package Express at carepackageexpress@cox.net or leave a voicemail for Kim at (949) 293-9784. Please leave your name, your student's name, student's mailbox #, student's email address, the care package selection and your return telephone number. Kim from Care Package Express will call you to confirm your order, and to process your credit card payment with MasterCard, Visa or Discover. Please do not send credit card information via email as the vendor will process payment over the phone. All prices include tax and delivery. Although care packages cannot be delivered directly to your student's dorm room, you and the gift recipient will be notified by email of the package delivery to the Biola mailroom. When ordering, please be ready to provide your student's name, campus mailbox number and email address.

"Bear Hugs & Kisses" Care package

Bear Hugs and Kisses Care Package Our “bear hugs & kisses” care package is sure to melt the heart of your favorite student! It's filled with lots of fun, decorative and especially delicious items.

Contents include:

XOXO Valentine's day wall plaque, plush brown bear, chocolate caramel corn, fudge shortbread cookies, chocolate chip bread loaf, Whoppers malted milk ball candies, peanut butter M&M candies, Hershey's kisses, two hot cocoa mixes and custom "bear hugs & kisses" greeting card.

Order deadline is February 9 — please order early while supplies last!

$45 (includes tax and shipping)

"Love Bug" Care Package

Love Bug Care Package Our “love bug” care package is sure to bring a smile to your favorite student's face this Valentine's day. It is loaded with all kinds of fun, useful and tasty items.

Contents include:

Acrylic cold drink cup with straw, "love bug" plush toy, heart-shaped glitter sunglasses, heart-shaped bopper headband, chocolate caramel corn, assorted Valentine's day cookies, cherry "sweetie pie," two Hostess ding-dongs, Kit-Kat bar, three chocolate s'mores, chocolate truffles and custom "love bug" greeting card.

Order deadline is February 9 — please order early while supplies last.

$45 (includes tax and shipping)

"Love Conquers All" Care Package

Study Buddy Care Package Our “love conquers all” care package is the perfect way to let your special student know how much they are loved! It's filled with plenty of decorative, fun and delicious items for Valentine's day!

Contents include:

"Love conquers all" fabric wall hanging, plush teddy bear, Valentin's day mug, two hot cocoa packets, white chocolate dipped sugar cookies, white chocolate caramel corn, Skittles, cherry-flavored Twizzler bites, white chocolate mint sucker, Little Debbie chocolate strawberry cakes and custom "love conquers all" greeting card.

Order deadline is February 9 — please order early while supplies last!

$45 (includes tax and shipping)

"Wild About You" Care Package

Wild About YouLet your favorite students know you're wild about them with our custom Valentine's Day gift box. Our "s'more love" chocolate pizza is an awesome way to let them know they have a "pizza your heart!"

Each care package includes the following fun and delicious items:

Mini ape stuffed animal (black or red), gourmet "s'more love" heart shaped chocolate pizza, Martinelli's sparking cider, plastic stemware glass, custom "wild about you" greeting card with your personalized message.

Order deadline is February 9 or while supplies last!

$38 (includes tax and shipping to Biola)

"Welcome to Biola" Care Package

Welcome to Biola Our custom "welcome to Biola" care package is a great way to get the semester started and to remind your favorite students of all the adventures they will have!

Contents include:

Biola eagle stuffed animal, magnetic write-on wipe-off board, journal book, to go coffee mug, ear buds, Skittles, M&Ms, caramel corn, fudge shortbread cookies, custom "welcome to Biola" greeting card with Joshua 1:9 verse and your personalized message.

Quantities are limited...order yours today!

$45 (includes tax and shipping)

"You're So Hip" Care Package

 Care Package This “hipster” themed care package is sure to bring a smile to your student's face!

Each fun-filled package contains the following useful, decorative and delicious items:

Felt "hipster fox" tote bag, ceramic coffee mug, gourmet ground dark roast coffee, fudge striped shortbread cookies, chocolate caramel corn, Haribo gummy candies, custom “you’re so hip” greeting card with Jeremiah 17:7 and your personalized message.

$45 (Includes tax and shipping)

"Hang in There" Encouragement Care Package

Hang in There Care Package This special "hang in there" care package is perfect for those times when your student needs a little extra encouragement. (e.g. heavy workload, relationship troubles, injuries, homesickness, etc.)

Each brightly colored care package is filled with the following fun, useful and delicious items:

Plush stuffed monkey, travel coffee mug, milk chocolate caramel corn, chocolate chip bread loaf, fudge shortbread cookies, pecan sweetie pie, two chocolate s'mores, custom "hang in there" greeting card with Psalm 9:9 Bible verse and your personalized message.

$45 (Includes tax and shipping)

"Just for You Out of the Blue" Care Package

 Care Package This special "just for you out of the blue" care package is perfect for those times when you'd like to surprise your students with a little something to let them know you are thinking of them.

Each bright, blue care package is filled with the following fun, useful and delicious items:

Journal book, cold drink decanter, three chapsticks, Crest toothpaste, berry-flavored Hawaiian Punch instant drink mixes — single serving size, Eclipse peppermint gum, Doritos cool ranch chips, Goobers chocolate covered peanuts, Rice Krispie Treats, mini Oreo cookies, mini Chips Ahoy cookies, honey roasted peanuts, microwave butter popcorn, custom "just for you out of the blue" greeting card with Philippians 1:3 Bible verse and your personalized message.

$45 (Includes tax and shipping)

"You are my Sunshine" Care Package

You are my Sunshine Care PackageThis special "you are my sunshine" care package is perfect for brightening your students' days and lifting their spirits!

Each sun-filled care package is filled with the following fun, useful and delicious items:

"You are my sunshine” 5x7” framed poster, mini windmill, bubbles, ceramic mug, EOS lip balm, mini napkins, flavored sparkling water, lemon sugar cookies, sweetie pie, Jujufruits candy, Lemonheads candy, Golden Oreos, Juicy Fruit gum, Lays potato chips, custom “you are my sunshine” greeting card with Psalm 127:3 and personalized message.

$45 (Includes tax and shipping)

"Under the Weather" Get Well Care Package

Under the Weather Care Package We know how hard it is to care for your students when they are ill and far from home. Each item has been carefully selected to brighten their spirits, help them pass the time, and provide some of the care and comforts of home.

This care package includes the following contents:

Fleece throw blanket, stuffed animal, chicken noodle soup with a spoon, four cinnamon tea bags, mug, cough drops, vitamin C drops, two packets of tissues, digital thermometer, lip balm, fruit snacks, cloth for a cold compress, puzzle book, playing cards, Biola Health Center phone number and list of services and get well greeting card with personalized message from home.

$45 (Includes tax and shipping)

"Birthday Bash" Happy Birthday Care Package

Birthday Bash Care Package Birthdays are such exciting times in students' lives, and we know how hard it can be when they must celebrate away from home! Each item has been carefully selected to show they are loved!

This brightly colored care package is filled with the following fun, decorative and delicious items:

Plush stuffed happy birthday teddy bear, happy birthday banner, silly string, birthday napkins, chocolate chip cookies, caramel corn, sparkling apple cider, Twizzlers, Peanut M&Ms, Nestle's Buncha Crunch, custom "birthday bash" greeting card with Psalm 20:4 Bible verse and your personalized message.

$45 (Includes tax and shipping)

"Up, Up, and Away" Care Package

Up, Up and Away Care Package This special "up, up, and away" care package encourages your students and reminds them that the "sky is the limit" for their accomplishments!

This encouraging care package contains the following useful, entertaining and delicious items:

Felt hot air balloon tote, cold drink decanter, joy of coloring adult coloring book, set of 24 colored pencils, pencil sharpener, small journal book, chocolate chip cookies, white chocolate caramel corn, custom "up, up, and away" greeting card with Colossians 3:2 and personalized message.

$45 (Includes tax and shipping)

"Study Buddy" Care Package

Study Buddy Care Package Our “study buddy” care package includes everything your student might need during those long study sessions! It's a great way to show your love and support from home during this stressful time in the semester!

Each brightly colored gift box includes the following useful and edible items:

"To go" coffee mug, notepad, sticky notes, colored pens, highlighter, index cards, ear plugs, microwave popcorn, tea bags, k-cup of coffee, peanut butter buddy bar, Chips Ahoy cookies, granola bar, Smarties candies, Skittles, salted peanuts, Trident sugarless gum, apple, orange and custom "study buddy" greeting card with your personalized message.

Please order early — quantities are limited!

$45 (includes tax and shipping)