Webinar: Growing up in an SOS Village

Tuesday, September 22, 2020: 12:00-1:00 pm EST


What is it like growing up in an SOS village? What opportunities does living in an SOS village create for children? What role do SOS parents play in their children’s lives? How does SOS foster education and prepare children living the villages for their futures? How does your support of SOS change a child’s life?

In this webinar, SOS alumni who grew up in villages around the world will discuss their experiences and answer your questions about life in an SOS village.

Panelists Include:

  • Irene Bailey, SOS Alumna, Germany
  • Gebre-egziabher Gebre, SOS Alumnus, Ethiopia 
  • Klaus Grimm, SOS Alumnus, Austria
  • Lora Sodini, Director of Philanthropy, SOS-USA

“The bonds I created with my SOS mother, child sponsors, siblings, teachers, and fellow kids are for life. There is a special connection that comes from growing up in an SOS village.” – Klaus Grimm