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Founded in Richmond in 1900, CHS is celebrating our 120th Anniversary as one of Virginia’s oldest and most innovative private adoption agencies.

Since 1900, CHS has served more than 14,500 children and families in Virginia!! Learn more about our founding 120 years ago.

The CHS 120th Anniversary Celebration will be held at the Jefferson Hotel…register now!

Our Anniversary celebration will feature Leigh Anne Tuohy of the acclaimed Hollywood adoption film “The Blind Side” as our keynote speaker. A nationally recognized child advocate, Leigh Anne will share with our distinguished guests her own experience as an adoptive parent to NFL star Michael Oher—and her selfless journey promoting the transformative effect of adoption and providing holistic supports to our children and youth. In attendance will be local leaders, philanthropists, CHS supporters and adoptive families whose lives have been changed by CHS’s transformative work.

  • Thursday May 7, 2020
  • 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
  • The Jefferson Hotel on Franklin St. in Richmond, VA
  • The main event will be held in the Rotunda and Ballroom
  • VIP reception will be held in the Flemish Room
  • Tickets are limited to 300 persons, are $50 per person, and includes an art raffle and refreshments