Sponsor Testimonials

  • An SOS Mother and child celebrate a birthday.

    What it means to be a Sponsorship Ambassador

    SOS - USA recently began a Sponsorship Ambassador initiative - a program designed to involve sponsors in helping children around the world. Learn more though the story of Lori, a sponsor whose passion for helping orphaned and abandoned children has shaped her life. Read Lori's story...
  • #WhyMe: Allyson McGill

    Allyson has sponsored a boy in Ethiopia since 2010. See Why
  • #WhyMe: Rita BasuMallick

    Rita sponsors 8 children in Calcutta, her hometown. Read about her visit to their Village. Read More
  • #WhyMe: John Roullier

    Many of our supporters give because of a personal connection they made to SOS and its mission. We share these incredible stories in hopes that they’ll inspire you. more...
  • #WhyMe: Jennifer Trice

    Many of our supporters give because of a personal connection they made to SOS and its mission. We share these incredible stories in hopes that they’ll inspire you. more...
  • Zewdu Muleta, an SOS alum and child sponsor,  participated in our #WhyMe project.

    #WhyMe: Zewdu Muleta

    Many of our supporters give because of a personal connection they made to SOS and its mission. We share these incredible stories in hopes that they’ll inspire you. more...
  • Irene Bailey, an SOS alumna, sponsor and volunteer participated in our #WhyMe project.

    #WhyMe: Irene Bailey

    Many of our supporters give because of a personal connection they made to SOS and its mission. We share these incredible stories in hopes that they’ll inspire you. more...
  • #WhyMe: Linda Ross

    Many of our supporters give because of a personal connection they made to SOS and its mission. We share these incredible stories in hopes that they’ll inspire you. more...
  • The Gift of Child Sponsorship

    The Gift of Child Sponsorship

    Last summer, I decided to do a gift sponsorship for my little sister who is 13 years old. I thought that this would be a great way for her to connect with a child her age that was growing up in another country and culture. More on the gift of sponsorship...
  • SOS Children's Villages Bolivia

    Blue Petyl’s Joe and Wini Share their SOS Children’s Villages Story

    It says a lot about a person when they join the Peace Corps. Joining such an organization takes dedication, patience, and a willingness to move halfway around the world to help people you’ve never met. It takes even more patience, dedication, and generosity to keep that willingness alive for more than twenty years. Joe and Wini Welton fit this bill perfectly. Find out more about Joe and Wini here...