Klaus Grimm Finds Success and Gives Back Children preparing to sled in SOS Austria. Photo by Reinhard Winkler In a tremendous show of generosity, Klaus Grimm continues to give back to SOS Children's Villages. Klaus has been an SOS Child Sponsor for several years. Klaus grew up at an SOS Children's Village in Austria and went on to study in the United States. Klaus was an excellent student, and he earned the Hermann Gmeiner scholarship, named after the founder of SOS Children's Villages. After graduating from college, Klaus got married, started his own family and is now Chief Promotional Officer of an advertising agency in Nevada. Out of gratitude for his childhood at SOS, Klaus says, "I wouldn't be who I was if it wasn't for SOS."