Welcome to the SOS Africa Charity's News and Events Section. Our team will keep this page regularly updated with our non-profit's latest developments and information about upcoming fundraising activities. If you have any questions about our African education charity or would like to get more involved, please don't hesitate to contact us...

SOS Africa Charity News

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    Final 24 Hour Shepton Prison Charity Lock-In Raises £24,000 for SOS Africa and Supports Shepton Mallet Community Centre Refurbishment 19.Jul.2017

    It was an extraordinary charity fundraising event during which “guilty” individuals from across the UK endured 24 hours incarceration at the UK’s oldest prison, to...

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    “Not Taking Education for Granted” By Luca Keys 12.Jul.2017

    This week we hosted 15-year-old student Luca Keys from Wells Blue School as part of a work experience placement at SOS Africa’s Shepton Mallet Office. After hearing about the...

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    SOS Africa Charity Glastonbury Festival Litter Picking Volunteers Keep the Pyramid Stage Clean and Secure 33 Years of School Tuition! 28.Jun.2017

    Glastonbury Festival is undeniably the most extraordinary event to take place in the West Country. As SOS Africa’s office and shop is based within 5 miles of this we simply...

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    Frome Town Robins Send Football Coach Jamie Malley to Prison to Fund Schooling for a Child in South Africa 13.Jun.2017

    After a season of unprecedented success, the Frome Town Robins recently decided to pay it forward and help fund the education of an underprivileged child in South Africa. To...

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    "Living Proof that Kindness to Others Still Exists" - A Tribute to Charity Project Manager Jenny Matthews 26.Apr.2017

    To thank her for all she does for the SOS Africa children in Mafikeng, this week SOS Africa Volunteer Liesbeth Affourtit organised a surprise Mother's Day party for SOS Africa...

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SOS Africa Charity Events

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    100ft Charity Abseil from St Mary's Church, Bruton 13.Oct.2017

    Face your fears and take on SOS Africa's latest fundraising challenge, a 100ft Abseil from St Mary's Church in Bruton...

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    Nominate an Inmate 2: Shepton Mallet Prison 24Hr Lock-In 20.May.2017

    In Spring 2017, "Nominate an Inmate" 24 Hour Charity Lock-In will return to the currently vacated cells of the UK's once oldest operational prison, HMP Cornhill, Shepton Mallet...

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    Frome Firewalking Charity Fundraiser 12.Nov.2016

    Do you dare to walk on fire? This November, local charity SOS Africa is turning up the heat and laying down the ultimate fundraising challenge which will test the bravery and...

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    Swansea University Charity Abseil Fundraising Event 17.Jun.2016

    An exciting 150ft charity abseil fundraising event from Swansea University Kilvey Halls of Residence to raise funds to sponsor the education and care of African children...

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    “Nominate an Inmate” Shepton Mallet Prison 24hr Charity Lock-In 10.Oct.2015

    Have you been searching for swift justice against a crime you deem worthy of incarceration? Do you know of a guilty individual who has yet to have their day in court? Whether it is the...

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