Empowering the community through personal economic development; providing individuals with the necessary tools for financial freedom.
Ending the Game Graduate. Awarded scholarship to attend Culinary School to begin the steps to fulfill her dream of becoming a chef
Survivor Leader and Entrepreneur. Living Beyond The Hustle - Anti-Pimp Curriculum Creator.
The Ray of Hope Award honors a person who instills hope in others and makes the invisible, visible.This person gives the shirt off their back, is a tireless advocate, creates opportunities, and constantly puts others before themselves. This gift is intended for the recipient to take time to replenish and restore.
Awarded $500 that will fund one student scholarship to participate and one trafficking survivor leader to speak at event.
Ending the Game / Probation Dept.
Many women who were convicted of crimes related to trafficking are also victims of exploitation. While under Federal Probation supervision, they will have the opportunity attend the Ending the Game Program - is a 1st-of-its-kind “coercion resiliency” curriculum that reduces the rate of recidivism among sex trafficking survivors.
National Child Traumatic Stress Network
Survivor-Review of Child Sex Trafficking Factsheets
Created by Congress in 2000 as part of the Children’s Health Act, the NCTSN is supported by the Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and jointly coordinated by UCLA and Duke University to raise the standard of care and increase access to services for children and families who experience or witness traumatic events.
Human Trafficking Innovation Workshop
The workshop will be facilitated by at least two human trafficking survivor leaders and brings together survivors and graduates students at the Kroc School of Peace Studies to identify challenges and barriers survivors face by collectively charting the path of a San Diego human trafficking survivor from the moment she chooses freedom until she is a thriving member of society.
World Relief Triad, NC (Triad Rapid Response Team)
Chinese Illicit Massage Business Sex Trafficking Survivor Consultant
World Relief Triad (WRT) coordinates the Triad Rapid Response Team and provides responses to identification of human trafficking and emergency services to Chinese women who are often trafficked via illicit massage businesses.