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Welcome to the Christ Child Society of Summit

 

The life of a child is a promise for the future, but for many children their future is at risk. Christ Child Society volunteers reach out to teach, motivate, clothe and care for children in their communities through the initiative of Challenging Poverty: One Child at a Time.

 

We invite you to view our site and find out more about the society founded by Mary Virginia Merrick and her vision that”the personal element brings true charity to life.”

 


 

Our 2018 Membership Drive is underway!

 

Our 2018 membership drive is currently underway!  By renewing your membership or becoming a new member you will be directly supporting our programs for children including our layette program, our school supplies program, our tutoring program at Our Lady Help of Christians in East Orange, and our Christ Child Society scholarship.  We are excited to continue these programs and more with your help.  Thank you for your support!

 

Click here to renew membership or become a new member

 


 

Christ Child Society of Summit

Calendar of Events 2017-2018

 

 

August

8/29 School Supplies Set up 9-11 am at Bridges

8/30 School Supplies Distribution 9am - 12pm

8/30 School Supplies Distribution 4pm - 6pm

 

September

9/7  Summit Schools Start

9/12 Board Meeting 8 am

9/27  General Membership Meeting 9:00 am Memorial Hall; De-tagging of layette inventory following mtg

9/28  Layette Assembly 8:30 - 10:30 am Memorial Hall lower level

9/29-30 National Christ Child Society Conference in Bethesda, MD

 

October

10/5 Morning Reflection with speaker Pam Robertson 9 am to 11 am at Mondo, 3rd floor, Springfield Ave

10/12 Board Meeting 8 :15 am

10/17 OLHC Tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

10/19 Tiny Toppers Knitting 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm at 18 Highland Drive, Summit

10/21 OLHC Tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

10/28 National Day of Service - Make a Difference Day at Memorial Hall lower level 8:30 am -10:30 am

10/31 OLHC Tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

 

November

11/2 Rummage Sale drop off 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm, Memorial Hall

11/3 Rummage Sale drop off 9 am to 12:00 pm, Memorial Hall

11/4 Rummage Sale 8 am to 2 pm, Memorial Hall

11/7 OLHC Tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

11/9 Layette Assembly 8:30 to 10:30 am Memorial Hall lower level

11/14 OLHC Tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

11/15 Board Meeting 9:30 am

11/16 General Membership Meeting 9:00 am Memorial Hall lower level

11/21 OLHC Tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

11/28 OLHC Tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

 

December

12/5 OLHC Tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

12/11 Meet at St. Teresa’s 8:30 am mass (left rear side of church)

12/11 Advent Giving Tree CCS Volunteer Day 9:00am -11:00 am St. Teresa’s Church Sacristy

12/12 OLHC Tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

12/14 Board Meeting 8:15 am

12/19 OLHC Tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

 

January

1/9 OLHC Tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

1/10 Home Mass 8:30 am at Angeli Breen’s 99 Druid Hill Road, Summit - Celebrant is Fr. Bob Meyer (St. Teresa’s Pastor)

1/11 Board Meeting and Planning Session

1/23 OLHC Tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

1/25 Layette Assembly 8:30 to 10:30 am Memorial Hall lower level

1/25 General Membership Meeting/New Member Welcome/Bring a Friend 7 pm; at 67 Hobart Ave., Summit (at the home of Marianne Suffern)

1/30 OLHC Tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

 

February

2/6 OLHC Tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

2/7 Blankets for Babies, 10:00 am to 8:00 pm, Memorial Hall

2/13 OLHC Tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

2/15 Board Meeting 8:15 am

2/27 OLHC Tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

 

March 

3/8 Elks Blankets for Babies Night 7:00 pm at Elks Lodge, 40 Maple Street

3/8 Board Meeting 8:15 am

3/20 OLHC Tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

 

April

4/10 OLHC Tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

 4/17 OLHC tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

4/19 Baby Shower and Mass, Memorial Hall 11:15 am

4/24 OLHC tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

4/26  General Membership Meeting 9:00 am, Memorial Hall Lower Level

 

May

5/1 OLHC tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

5/3 Home Mass 8:30 am, location TBD

5/6 Layette Card Sales for Mother’s Day on the Plaza

5/8 OLHC tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

5/10 End of Year Cocktail Party 7:00 pm, location TBD

5/15 OLHC tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

5/17 Board Meeting 8:15 am

5/22 OLHC tutoring 8:15 am to 10:30 am

 

June

6/7 Board Dinner

 

 

Next Meeting...

Date: January 25, 2018

Time: 7 pm - 9 pm

Location: Marianne Suffern’s home at 67 Hobart Ave., Summit

Topics: Bring a Friend!  New member drive, Tutoring and new outreach opportunities, new layette donation program,  Knitting Angels and layette update, upcoming masses and volunteer opportunities.

 

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Click here  to become a member of the Christ Child Society of Summit and join a group of women dedicated to having a positive and immediate impact on the lives of local children in need.  Your dues directly support our programs for children.


 
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