History

The Washington Area Chapter of Childhelp makes a substantial impact to area neglected and abused children each year, with help from Members, Sponsors and Volunteers…

  •  $100,000 in fundraising alone provides 20,000 hotline calls.
  • Bring joy to over 240 children each year through parties and time with the kids at our Virginia centers.
  • Create awareness to nearly 1,000 people each year.
  • Provide necessities to three families annually going through Child Protective Services with much-needed items to include: furniture, clothing, pots and pans and toys.
  • Collect over 700 holiday gifts for the Village children through the Angel Tag program.
  • Provide administrative assistance when needed at our Virginia centers.
  • Provide auction items for the Center conference.
  • Facilitate dental care to about 30 Village and Center children.
  • Provide mentoring, tutoring and buddy time for the children at the Center and Village.
  • Facilitate message of hope to the area kids through inspirational life coach speeches.
  • Provide Art-Therapy supplies to the Village.
  • Provide hundreds of books for the Village.

 

Chapter Officers

  • President – Kelly Slone
  • Vice President and Secretary – Aylin Skroejer
  • Treasurer – Jane Hozik
  • Fundraising – Nina Doherty
  • Membership – Maureen Rickbeil
  • Publicity – Alma Benza
  • Education and Awareness – Carol Parker
  • Village Liaison – Alma Benza

Contact

Get in touch with Michelle Robinson at mrobinson@childhelp.org or 480-620-7878.

For General Questions and Inquiries, please fill out the form below.

Washington DC News & Events

For saving lives of children around the world, philanthropist and international food entrepreneur Yank Barry along with his wife, Yvette, will receive the Childhelp International Achievement Award on January 10,…
Childhelp has partnered with TwirlyGirl to help generate awareness of abuse, neglect and how to end the cycle of abuse through prevention education. TwirlyGirl will donate 20% of shopper’s online…

How you can help.

There are many ways you can get involved with Childhelp. However you decide to join in, you can help make a huge impact on a child's life.