SOS exists to glorify God by proclaiming the gospel of Jesus Christ in underserved neighborhoods through home repair and leadership development.

Spring Break

College students travel from all across the country to partner with inner-city homeowners in making their homes warmer, safer and drier. Through relationship building and home repair, groups are invited to participate the kingdom work of bringing renewal in our city.

Summer Camp

SOS offers Junior High and High School students the chance to sacrifice a week of their summer to immerse themselves in the inner-city of Memphis. Students partner with homeowners to serve Memphis and our Savior by repairing homes in the Binghampton and Orange Mound neighborhoods.

The Academy

The SOS Academy equips young adults to inhabit under-served communities with a Gospel-driven lifestyle of justice and compassion toward their neighbors.

How do we do this?

Through a yearlong residency in Memphis, TN, designed for 19-26 year olds who have a concern for those who are poor, marginalized or unreached.

SOS Builds

SOS Builds is an after school program for urban youth providing educational, character, and leadership enrichment through hands-on construction training. Through SOS Builds, urban youth will gain practical vocational skills, learn to be servant leaders, and grow as followers of Jesus.

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Volunteers

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Homes Repaired

572

Summer Staff

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Shingles Replaced

  • REGISTRATION FOR SOS 2018 SPRING AND SUMMER CAMPS OPENS THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5TH AT 10:00 AM (CST)! We want you to be super well-prepared for getting on board with serving in Memphis through SOS in 2018! Please read through these tips and instructions and contact kelly@sosmemphis.org......

  • The summer is over and summer staff have all gone back home. Our campers are back in school, and homeowners are back to normal life. I, on the other hand, am back in the SOS office, as the SOS Academy intern. I have the past......

  • Sidney Dennis is doing the SOS Academy this year. She’ll be working with SOS Builds.  More info about SOS Builds can be found on our website.   What’s your hometown? Little Rock, Arkansas Where’d you go to college? Texas Christian University What did you study?......

  • How did you get connected to SOS? I came to SOS 114 with Patterson Park Church from Beavercreek, Ohio in 2015 and I was a camper at Binghampton in 2016. What is your role this summer? I am a team leader at SOS 114 What......

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