Christian Children s Fund is committed to creating an environment of hope and respect for needy children of all cultures and beliefs. The fund achieves its goals by giving the highest priority to the well-being of children, as well as fostering their growth as contributing members of society and promoting their self-respect and human rights. Christian Children s Fund serves more than 7.6 million children and families throughout nearly 35 countries via early childhood development, education, family income generation, health and sanitation, nutrition and emergency programs. The fund s programs are paid for via a network of donors and sponsors that have provided more than $2.3 billion in aid since the fund s creation. Christian Children s Fund distributes its message via broadcast, print and direct mail material. It was founded in 1938 and is headquartered in Richmond, Va.