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Downloadable resources

Asian girl reading at a tableAt SOS Children's Villages UK we value the commitment of our supporters who give their time, energy and donations to help the children in our care. On this page are a variety of resources to help you learn more about our work and help raise awareness of SOS Children's Villages.

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Gift Aid form

Gift Aid Form  If you are a UK taxpayer, completing this Gift Aid form will increase the value of your donation by 25% at no extra cost to you.

Fundraising resources

Event and challenge sponsorship form

Are you setting up or competing in a challenge event to raise money for SOS Children's Villages UK? Download our event and challenge sponsorship form...

Did you know you can also raise money online via BT MyDonate, Justgiving or Virgin Money Giving. Find out more...

Supporter resources

Email newsletter

Each month, we send our supporters an email packed full of news about our work around the world. If you want to keep in touch, sign up for our email newsletter.

Family Matters

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Family Matters provides a very special insight into the work of SOS Children's Villages.

If you'd like to subscribe electronically, sign up for our free monthly email newsletter – every six months, we send out a very special edition including content from Family Matters.

Download the latest edition of Family Matters in PDF format by clicking on the image to the left.

Click here to take a look at back issues of Family Matters...

We merged Family Matters and its sister publication Fundraising Matters some time ago. Back issues of Fundraising Matters showcase the amazing work of some of our many supporters. Browse the collection.

Sponsorship resources

Information we send to all our sponsors. Feel free to browse even if you're not!

SOS Children's Villages and you

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This short introduction to the work of SOS Children's Villages encapsulates the many ways we support vulnerable families and children, and how you can help.

Corporate supporters

Companies brochure

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This Companies brochure is for those interested in learning how SOS Children's Villages UK can work with companies as part of their corporate social responsibilities programmes.

Learn more about our work

Email newsletter

Sign up for our free monthly email newsletter to get photos, videos and updates about our work straight to your inbox every month.

Educational resources

Wikipedia for Schools

A child-friendly version of the Wikipedia website. Visit the Wikipedia for Schools website.

Our Africa

A truly eye-opening collection of videos by African children across the continent showing what it is really like to grow up in Africa. Visit Our Africa.

Downloadable lesson plans

Lesson plans and resources on the following topics are available to download here for free. Have a look through them and see if they would be interesting to your students.

All the materials on this page are free. For more information or to request any of these materials, please call 01223 365 589 or email info@soschildren.org.