We support children around the world to overcome barriers and access education so they can be voices for change
Dr. Verent Mills leaves a promising engineering career in Canada to become a missionary (and eventual hero) in China.
During the Second Sino-Japanese war, Mills rescues 142 orphans under fire, fleeing on foot 480 km to a China's Children Fund-supported orphanage.
Mills joins China's Children Fund, as a regional director in Shanghai, scouting underfunded orphanages. Meanwhile, Dr. J. Calvitt Clarke, founder and missionary, pioneers a sponsorship concept connecting donors and children.
Mills and Clarke help create Christian Children's Fund of Canada since Canadians rallied around Clarke's call for sponsors.
As Children Believe, our name helps children of all faiths understand we believe in them — and their dreams, too.
Integrity and transparency are essential to how we’ve been working for 60 years.
We measure what we do to ensure the greatest change possible.
We share how the future is looking brighter for children and their families.