July 11 2007

"Time and changes"

11/07/2007 - This is the slogan that SOS Children's Villages Brazil is using for the week that it is celebrating its 40th anniversary. It all began in 1967 with SOS Children's Village Porto Alegre and there are now 63 facilities across the country.

At SOS Children's Village Poá near São Paulo - Photo: SOS Archives

Mealtime at SOS Children's Village São Bernardo do Campo - Photo: SOS Archives

Around 140 young people are now preparing for an independent life - Photo: R. Ziehe