A Global Network of Emerging Leaders

Over 10,000 past volunteers have contributed to SOS and are continuing to make incredible impacts in their communities! Our Alumni Network enable this community to keep connected to one another and SOS, while growing personally, professionally, and as changemakers.

GET INVOLVED

1. Join an Alumni Global Outreach Trip: Join us for transformational travel alongside other current and past volunteers! See All upcoming trips.

2. Participate as a Mentor or Mentee in SOS Link: Get matched with others who share your goals and interest to continue growing.

3. Make a Donation to SOS.
Want to go one step further? Learn how you can host a fundraiser by e-mailing jarroN@studentsofferingsupport.ca!

4. Attend an Alumni Event: Reconnect with a network commited to excellence in their lives, careers, and community activities.

5. Join our LinkedIn group or sign up for our Alumni newsletter to stay informed.

MEET OUR ALUMNI

ALUMNI IMPACT

In 2018, we conducted a evaluation of the long-term impact on SOS volunteer experiences, with over 400 responses. See the full results here (link to infographic)
93.3% say they felt they had a meaningful impact on others through their SOS experience.
82% agreed they “developed strengthened sense of personal confidence, maturity, and self-awareness”.
79%
said the experienced helped them “develop soft skills (eg. teamwork, communication, time management, organization) valuable to their lives and career”.
77%
say they through the SOS community they “formed friendships and relationships that have shaped who they are today.
75%
said the SOS experience enabled / enhanced their commitment towards serving as a leader within their community.
77% say they now make intentional lifestyle decisions with social/environmental impact in mind.
78% of trip participants said their global outreach experience increased their understanding of issues related to social inequality and social justice.