YouthCan! is a global partnership that supports disadvantaged young people to successfully manage the transition from school to independent adulthood.
Johannesburg – On 1 March 2017, SOS Children’s Villages will launch its lighthouse project “YouthCan!”- a global partnership of civil society and corporates with the ambition to support young people to successfully manage the transition to independent adulthood.
Tropical storm DINEO caused severe damage to SOS Children’s Village Inhambane in Mozambique.
Tropical storm DINEO caused damage to SOS Village in Mozambique.
SOS Children’s Village Port Elizabeth invites you to a glamorous Denim & Diamonds High Tea Fundraiser. The aim of the fundraiser is to seek resources to empower caregivers and youth with skills to grow their own social enterprises, with hopes to help break the cycle of poverty and dependence on social grants.
Two industrial sewing machines and two over-lockers donated to the value of almost R30 000,00 to SOS Children’s Village Port Elizabeth Denim Recycling income generating project.
People conceive and give birth to children for a variety of reasons, often because doing so satisfies their psychological, social, economic or physical needs. However, it is vital that the needs of the unborn child are first and foremost.
According to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation, 795 million people worldwide are chronically undernourished, 220 million of them living in Sub-Saharan Africa. More than 14 million South Africans goes to bed hungry every night and a staggering 3 million of these are children.
Women should stand up and prevent the abuse of another vulnerable child- something that can be celebrated for the next sixty years.
“There is no role in life more essential and more eternal than that of motherhood,” says Elder M. Russell Ballard of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles.
Stephen Miller, new National Director for SOS Children’s Villages South Africa, joined the SOS Family just in time for the 2016 General Assembly. In an interview, he shares with us his thoughts and aspiration for children and youth in South Africa by working for SOS Children’s Villages.
Financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2015
"Our children are the rock on which our future will be built, our greatest asset as a nation. They will be the leaders of our country, the creators of our national wealth who care for and protect our people." - Nelson Mandela
We had the pleasure of hosting Canadian born singer Capri Everitt and her family from 14 – 19 April 2016. South Africa being the only African country on their journey, we were thrilled to share its beauty and heritage with the Everitt family.
Spread the word. It’s almost time for National Tekkie Tax day here’s how you can make a difference and get involved.
SOS CV SA is a non-political and non-denominational Child Rights and Development Organisation with an interest in the welfare of all children without discriminating.
“Music is the universal language of mankind.” - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
A healthy child is a happy child.
We all have Human Rights, but we often forget that children are entitled to these rights too. They are our future and duty bearers must play a role to ensure that the children’s rights are realised and their voices are heard. It is, therefore, important to make sure that all decisions that govern humanity take cognisance of children’s rights.
This year 100 youth from SOS Children’s Villages South Africa will be benefiting from Life Skills, Maths and Science and Psycho-Social Development Camps, sponsored by HSBC as part of their global Future First programme.