• A long tradition of helping children affected by war

    26.04.2016 - War, and its dire consequences for children, was the reason Hermann Gmeiner founded SOS Children’s Villages almost seventy years ago. Thirty years after his death, SOS Children’s Villages is still deeply engaged in helping children affected by conflicts. More 
  • Returning to Nepal, a year after the earthquake

    21.04.2016 - Elitsa Dincheva was on holiday in the Himalayas when a powerful earthquake hit central Nepal on 25 April 2015. “It was like the whole mountain was moving”, recalled Elitsa, who works in marketing at the Hermann-Gmeiner-Fonds Deutschland (HGFD) in Munich. More 
  • SOS Children's Villages to help in Ecuador earthquake recovery

    18.04.2016 - Thousands of people need shelter, blankets, water and food, following 7.8 magnitude quake. SOS Children's Villages in Ecuador are unharmed and gearing up to help victims. More