"Nothing is ever too much to do for a child."
Mary Virginia Merrick, Founder
To foster a personal love of Christ expressing
itself in service for needy children regardless
of race, color or creed.
MEMBERSHIP DUES RENEWAL
Thank you, in advance, for your continued support by paying your 2020 membership dues.
pour les enfants Update
We are greatly disappointed that we will be taking this year off from gathering at our annual pour les enfants luncheon at Pine Lake Country Club due to the unprecendented health crisis we are experiencing.
We hope, instead, that you will consider supporting our "Virtual PLE" event!
Details will be revealed shortly on an event that willo hopefully inspire camaraderie and generosity.
We will be upholding our tradition of honoring the "Woman of the Year", which will be announced on
Who We Are
We are a non-profit 501(c)3 organization, serving children in the greater Detroit area. Our primary focus is caring for the boys at the Christ Child House as well as clothing the newborn and providing additional services to nurture the youth in our surrounding communities. Our organization includes and embraces members of all faiths, dedicated to expressing their love of the Christ Child by service to all God's children.
We Are Part of a Larger Organization
The Christ Child Society of Detroit is part of the National Christ Child Society, which has nearly 6,000 members in 44 chapters across 20 states driven by faith, love, and a desire to change the futures of children in need. The society was founded in 1887 in Washington DC by Mary Virginia Merrick.
Help Support Christ Child Society
Donations are the lifeblood of every charitable organization. We rely on the generosity of our very much-appreciated members/volunteers and donors to help us defray the day-to-day cost of providing our charitable services and meeting our mission of service to the less fortunate children.