Sign the Pledge

Make Sure No Child Grows Up Alone

Experts agree that a nurturing family is the most important factor for a happy, healthy childhood. Sadly, there are 220 million children worldwide — that’s 1 out of every 10 children — who have lost or are on the verge of losing their family.

Alone in the world, many of these innocent children end up sleeping on the streets and must work and earn money instead of going to school and getting an education. They are exposed to exploitation in the forms of trafficking, sexual abuse and recruitment by armed groups.

A recent study by Harvard University showed that a nurturing caregiver gives a child the best possibility to thrive and reach their full potential. The same study indicated that the earliest experiences a child has in their childhood chart the course for the rest of their lives.That’s why SOS Children's Villages works around the world—in 134 countries and territories—to make sure that every child grows up in a loving, stable family.

Show the 220 million children without a family that they're not forgotten. Sign our pledge to recognize the importance of family and to do your part in making sure that no child grows up without one.
 
Sign the Pledge

 

FOR MILLIONS OF VULNERABLE CHILDREN AROUND THE WORLD

You are the Answer. Make an Impact Now.

Sponsor a Child

for $35/month in

Give Generously

Become a Corporate Partner

If your employer cares about education access, gender equality and economic empowerment, get them involved and give vulnerable children opportunities to thrive.

Connect With Us

 
 
Receive SOS Email Newsletters!

Connect With Us

Thank you for wanting to join us in this mission!

 

Stay connected to the work SOS is doing all over the world for children in crisis and learn how you can help.

Spread the Word

Join the community to give every child a loving family.

Get Involved

Host a fundraiser, involve your school, run a race or advocate for children. Explore ways you can take action with #TeamSOS.

/* pageName= No Child Alone Pledge pagePrefix= breadCrumb=Our Work / #NoChildAlone / No Child Alone Pledge mainDomain=sos-usa.org langIdentifier=US,en */