How to Help

Our supporters are crucial to what we do: you can make a lasting impact on the lives of vulnerable children and fragmenting families. Whether you choose to sponsor a child, donate, fundraise, or volunteer, your support makes it possible for us to continue our work around the world.

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Make a difference

through fundraising and volunteering

Support SOS Children…

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Join Team SOS Children

trek, run or cycle for Team SOS Children

Charity challenges…

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Learn with SOS Children

lesson plans, school visits, and other schools materials

See our schools resources…

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Help children in Basse

our work in The Gambia helps desperate children find a home

Help children in The Gambia...

Help build Chipata village

Be part of Chipata

Welcome the first generation of children to Chipata in Zambia

Be part of rebuilding lives...

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Partner with us

for companies who want to work with SOS Children

Raise money at work...

Walk to Chipata

World Orphan Week 2013

World Orphan Week takes place each year to highlight the number of orphaned children around the world growing up alone. This year we want you to help us 'Walk to Chipata'.

Join the challenge...

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See the difference

SOS Children's projects make a difference to children worldwide. We look at the difference healthcare, community work, education and our SOS Children's Villages make to children.

See our impact...

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We have a collection of free eCards you can send to family or friends on special occasions. It's a great way to show that you support a charity and also care about others.

Send free charity eCards...

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See our resources

We have a number of resources about SOS Children which you can download and use if you are planning to support SOS Children or would like to know more about our work.

Download our free resources...

Our work is only possible with the help of our supporters. You can make a huge difference to the lives of vulnerable children and fragmenting families by raising awareness of the work of SOS Children and raising much needed funds to support our projects.To stay in touch with the latest SOS Children events and news from our projects around the world you can subscribe to SOS e-news or become a fan of our Facebook page (

If you have any questions on getting involved with our work, would like to request an information pack, or need advice about organising your event you can get in touch with the fundraising team today on 01223 365589.

You may want to link to our website or put a banner up for us on your website. Our website raises millions of pounds at a tiny cost but we know that none of this would be possible without people linking to our site and bringing us visitors.


If you decide to make a charity will, please consider SOS Children. With your help orphaned and abandoned children can find a new family.