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REGISTRATION FOR SOS 2018 SPRING AND SUMMER CAMPS OPENS THURSDAY, OCTOBER 4TH AT 10:00 AM (CST)! We want you to be super well-prepared for getting on board with serving in Memphis through SOS in 2019! Please read through these tips and instructions and contact kelly@sosmemphis.org with...

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 Thursday, October 4 and to start meeting our 2019 summer family! Summer staff is a...

We are honored to work on roofs in Memphis during the summer and maybe we can work on yours. Here are some of the basic requirements to become a homeowner partner with SOS. Read below and see if you or someone you know qualifies! Do you...

This summer, more than 1,500 students joined us in Memphis, providing essential home repairs to  families in our partner neighborhoods in Memphis. In recent history, SOS has spent most of the summer putting roofs over heads, literally! Throughout our organization’s history, we’ve done a great number...

After a week at SOS you probably leave with a desire to serve in your community. But how? Here are five ways you can continue to serve in your community. Neighborhood Cleanup Pick one day out of the week to go around your neighborhood and pick up...

Mrs. Eugenia was born and raised in Memphis, TN. She has lived in Binghampton all the her life. She has a huge personality and a warm welcoming spirit. One of Mrs. Eugenia’s sisters told her  about SOS and now Mrs. Eugenia is partnered with Everett...

A week at camp is absolutely crazy! From doing the Turbo Shuffle in the morning to de-shingling a plane on a roof in the Memphis heat, God is continuously working. We asked campers to share how God has changed them during their week of camp...

Don and Sue are amazing homeowners that SOS has the chance to partner with this summer. They are paired with team leader, Kaitlyn Kropelnicki. The Lowry's found out about SOS from a neighbor a couple doors down, Ms.Dollar, a previous homeowner partner. Don and Sue have...

One day Jesus was walking with his disciples through the courtyard of the temple and he made an observation about generosity. The story is recounted in the gospel of Mark as Jesus watched crowds come before the altar and leave their offerings. While many wealthy...

For the first time in history, SOS has a female runner!! This historically male dominated job has been integrated as Nene Castelan hits the ground running this summer in her new position. We're so blessed to have her motivation and good humored personality on summer staff...