SOS Outreach creates unique opportunities for youth in our community to succeed SOS programs combine positive adult mentorship, service learning and leadership development all rooted in outdoor adventure sports that creates a strong support system for youth in need. During the 2015/16 program year, SOS served over 4,829 youth across 22,618 program days throughout the country, making it one of the largest outdoor sports based youth development non-profit organizations in the nation.
Once upon a time, the number of participants that passed through our programs singularly defined the success of SOS Outreach. But that only scrapes the surface. Launched earlier this year, the Faces of SOS Project has enabled us to delve into the lives of