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A selection of articles written by you, SOS Africa's loyal supporters about topics of your choice. If there are any issues you wish to discuss, concerning SOS Africa, 'charitable giving' or 'the provision of education in Africa' feel free to email your article to info@sosafrica.com and we will add it to the feature. Alternatively you can post your response or reaction underneath the articles presented here.

  1. 03.Feb.2015

    "The Importance of Educating Women in Africa" By Poppy N. River

    An insightful article by SOS Africa volunteer Poppy River about the importance of empowering African women through education...

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  2. 16.Apr.2014

    My SOS Africa School Project - by Suhani, Age 9

    SOS Africa recently received a very heart-warming email from Suhani, a Grade 4 student from Knaphill Junior School in Surrey, who chose to design an SOS Africa Charity poster and speech as part of a school project...

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  3. 27.Mar.2014

    The Werewolf Endures a Full Body Wax for SOS Africa

    John Nolan "The Werewolf" endures a painful full body wax to raise funds for the SOS Africa Charity Children...

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  4. 26.Nov.2013

    We had a Lekker Time: 2012 SOS Africa Competition Winners Will and Ryan Meet the SOS Africa Children

    Will and Ryan share their experiences of visiting the SOS Africa Children after winning our 2012 fundraising competition...

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  5. 18.Nov.2013

    Promoting Rights for Girls through Education: 'International Day of the Girl' and Malala Yousafzai

    Jessica Gay writes a powerful article about promoting rights for girls through education drawing upon the impact of 'International Day of the Girl' and Malala Yousafzai...

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  6. 26.Feb.2013

    Education Empowers both Staff and Children: 'SOS Africa has helped me realise my dream' by Eliza Motswana

    Eliza Motswana, a member of SOS Africa's Aftercare Team in South Africa, talks about her role and demonstrates how the education process empower both staff and the children they support...

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  7. 06.Oct.2012

    'My South African Adventure,' by Kelly Braddock-Roberts (2011 Competition Winner)

    Kelly Braddock-Roberts writes about her 'South African Adventure' after winning two tickets to South Africa through SOS Africa's 2011 Cardiff Half Marathon Competition...

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  8. 26.Sep.2012

    SOS Africa Children's Blog: "Monduli the Giraffe"

    The latest post from the SOS Africa Charity Children's Blog...

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  9. 24.May.2012

    'Feeling part of our Sponsored Child's Life, By Tania Gulliford

    A moving article written by Tania Gulliford, sponsor of SOS Africa's Othu and Obu...

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  10. 06.Feb.2012

    SOS Africa 'On Top Of The World' by Andrew French

    On his 50th birthday, Andrew French put together a bucket including all of the challenges he wished to conquer for the rest of his life. By far and away the most challenging feat on this list was to climb higher than Base Camp on Mount Everest for SOS Africa...

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  11. 20.Oct.2011

    Incredible People with Inspirational Stories

    Last weekend, William Pritchard, Kelly Roberts and Tania Tenpah each completed the Cardiff Half Marathon 2011 against the odds and as you will see, there are few stories as inspirational as theirs...

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  12. 10.Aug.2011

    'Growing up with SOS Africa' by Michael, Wesley and David Matthews

    A moving article written by Michael, Wesley and David Matthews, the sons of Henry Matthews, the co-founder of SOS Africa, sharing their feelings about growing up with the charity...

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  13. 02.May.2011

    'Creating Lasting Change in Africa' by Katy Stewart

    A powerful article by Katy Stewart, the creator of 'Starry-Eyed Travels.'

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  14. 01.Apr.2011

    'The Kindness of Strangers' by Joseph Maphosa

    My story begins a long time ago, at a time when my mother was a young maiden. She was born to poor parents who despite her intelligence and potential, could not afford to send her to school. This was a time of great hardship for black people in the then Rhodesia...

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  15. 22.Mar.2011

    'Hope for Democracy in Africa' by Albert Landman

    'Hope for Democracy in Africa' is a very moving story, told by Albert Landman, the Headmaster of Mafikeng High School. This is the school which SOS Africa's oldest child, Mavis now attends...

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  16. 14.Sep.2010

    'Painting the Right Picture' by Matt Crowcombe

    I have often wondered why it is the case that, in order to gain the support of perspective donors, western based charitable organisations believe it necessary to employ guilt tactics and emotional blackmail, to entice the public into giving...

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