SOS Children’s Villages - USA is part of SOS Children's Villages, the largest orphan and abandoned children’s charity in the world. SOS Children's Villages – USA has been in operation since 1969 and has 501(c)(3) tax exempt status. Headquartered in Washington D.C., they strive to create awareness and build support for SOS Villages around the world.
SOS Children's Villages – USA offers free E-cards that anyone may use as a way of introducing the work of SOS, or as a way of sending a birthday card, thank you card, all occasion card or special holiday card such as Mother's Day or Diwali.
Architect Jeanne Gang worked on SOS Children's Villages Lavezzorio Community Center, completed in 2008, a 16,800-square-foot (1,560 m2) foster care community center on Chicago's South Side.