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It’s finally starting to feel like fall here in Memphis, and yet summer is never far from our minds! We are so excited to open up our summer staff applications on Sunday, October 15 and to start meeting our 2018 family! Summer staff is a really...

We are so close to opening up registration for 2018 camps and wanted to share some words that have encouraged us recently! If you're considering bringing a group to SOS next summer, we hope you don't just take our word for it-- those who come...

We had another great tournament this year! A big THANK YOU to Plantation Golf Course , all those who came out to play and to all of our sponsors. And of course thanks to "Too Tall" for the amazing BBQ! We love the vision Mike Myatt had...

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 with...

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? Communications Studies, minor in Environmental Science What’s your history...

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 does a typical day...

How did you get connected to SOS? That’s a very funny story actually! It was a Thursday night, right after my baptism, during a church service. I was standing with my friends and the college pastor at my church told me to shut up and sit...

How did you get connected to SOS? I came on a Spring break trip a few years ago and then I did the SOS Academy last year. What is your role this summer? Kitchen Director How does your position fit into the bigger picture of SOS? I mean,...

How did you get connected to SOS? Jake emailed Paul at Mizzou, who is a staff member at the Rock Campus Church. Paul posted on Facebook and I responded to that. What is your role this summer? I’m a runner for the SOS Shop What does a typical day...