Cherish Kids was founded on the belief that every child is a gift from God and deserves to be cared for and cherished.

Lord, you know the hopes of the helpless. Surely you will hear their cries and comfort them. Psalm 10:17-18

Our Vision

Cherish Kids endeavors to improve the quality of life for children who find themselves displaced or orphaned. The vision of Cherish Kids is to make a difference in the lives of children in crisis by collaborating with state, counties, churches and adoption agency leaders.


Our Mission

Cherish Kids is a non-profit organization committed to a threefold mission:

  • RAISE AWARENESS of the needs of children in crisis locally, statewide and around the world.
  • PROVIDE RESOURCE by offering credible information and guidance to families and individuals who desire to help.
  • OFFER SUPPORT by assisting children in crisis with essential needs and providing financial, emotional and spiritual support to families and individuals in their effort to foster and adopt.


Tax Information

Cherish Kids (a DBA of James River Charities) is a wholly owned subsidiary of James River Church Inc.

Our tax ID (EIN) number is 26-3912391

All contributions are tax deductible as allowed by law.