Latest SOS Stories

2010-07-23 08:12:00

TREVOSE, Pa., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- When a crisis hits - be it a natural disaster, terrorist incident or ash cloud - travel executives can find themselves, often with no warning, on the front lines of their organization's response as they are tapped by senior leadership to gather information, identify critical tasks, manage internal and external assets and maintain lines of communications in all directions.

2010-06-30 01:57:00

LONDON, June 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- SOS 4 Life, a company which provides medical mobile applications, announces the launch of its 'Health Records' iPhone App dedicated to providing peace of mind during a medical crisis whilst in a foreign country.

2010-06-29 11:32:00

Organization's Supporters Meet with SOS Children and Families in Cape Town during 2010 FIFA World Cup WASHINGTON, June 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SOS Children's Villages, a global organization that focuses on family-based, long-term care of children, welcomed acclaimed actor Djimon Hounsou and his wife, Kimora Lee Simmons, to its Village in Cape Town, South Africa.

2010-06-21 15:35:00

Longtime Supporter Back in Haiti to Assess Progress Since Earthquake WASHINGTON, June 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SOS Children's Villages, a global organization that focuses on family-based, long-term care of children, this weekend welcomed UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Angelina Jolie to its Village in Santo, Haiti outside of Port-au-Prince.

2010-05-25 09:29:00

WASHINGTON, May 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SOS Children's Villages, a global organization dedicated to providing family-based services for children without parental care, announced today the construction of "Global Village Shelters" in the SOS Children's Village in Santo, Haiti near Port-au-Prince.

2010-05-21 12:00:00

VANCOUVER, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- SOS LINK(TM) announces it has signed on with Blackboard Inc. (Nasdaq: BBBB), as a Content Network Provider.

2010-04-14 08:31:00

MIAMI, April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- International SOS, the world's largest provider of medical assistance, international healthcare and security services which serves over 6,000 corporate clients around the world, announced it has launched an operations group serving the Latin America Region, including the Caribbean Sea.

2010-04-05 17:00:00

LOS ANGELES, April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Rihanna, in the midst of her 4th critically-acclaimed album release Rated R, a smash #1 single with "Rude Boy," and a highly anticipated upcoming international tour, has confirmed dates for her 2010 North American tour, Last Girl On Earth.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.