Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. ChildFund, formerly known as Christian Children's Fund and China's Children Fund, is an international child sponsorship group based in Richmond, Virginia, United States. It provides assistance to deprived, excluded and vulnerable children in 30 developing countries, including the United States. ChildFund's mission is centered on its belief that the well-being of all children leads to the well-being of the world. The organization works to empower children to thrive throughout all stages of life and become leaders of enduring change. ChildFund provides services to children, most funded by individual contributors, in the form of monthly child sponsorships. In addition, ChildFund says it receives grants and donations that support vocational training, literacy training, food distribution, educational programs, early childhood development, health and immunization programs, nutritional programs, water and sanitation development, and emergency relief in both man-made and natural disasters.