What’s New and Upcoming

National Day of Service – Saturday, October 27th


Our chapters will once again participate in our national day of service when countless volunteers across the country demonstrate the power of helping hands. Please visit our National Day of Service page to learn more!



We are excited to announce we have chapters forming in the Greater Binghamton area of New York, Dallas-Fort Worth, TX and Western Massachusetts.  If you are interested in learning more about these chapters in formation, or know of anyone who may be interested in joining us in serving children in these areas, please contact us at office@nationalchristchild.org or 301-881-2490.

Other areas of expansion interest currently include:

  • Orange County, CA
  • Indianapolis, IN
  • Ellicott City, MD
  • Cincinnati, OH
  • Philadelphia, PA


Make sure you read our latest NCCS President’s Blog. Click to read.

Read the NCCS Connections Spring/Summer newsletter to find out the latest national news. Click to read.


Video: The Life & Legacy of Mary Virginia Merrick

Servant of God Mary Virginia Merrick is the founder of the Christ Child Society and a candidate for canonization in the Catholic Church. She is known as a pioneer in American Catholic social reform and continues today to inspire over 6,000 Christ Child Society members to make a difference in the lives of children in need. Learn more about her from our Historian Patty Myler, who has personal ties to our founder. Video: The Life & Legacy of Mary Virginia Merrick, 1866-1955 (42 minutes). Watch the video here