Post Tagged with: "human trafficking"

Note from Natalie Grant on her new organization

Note from Natalie Grant on her new organization

September 12, 2014 11:28 am / blog / No comments

Hello, It’s my absolute joy to share some fantastic, freedom-bringing, hope-restoring news with you. Abolition International, Hope for Justice and Transitions Global have joined together to become one organization to fight human trafficking. Together we’re even stronger. By combining our individual strengths we now have an international organization, under the […]

 

Update from Rahab’s Rope

September 2, 2014 7:56 pm / blog / No comments

Check out the new update from our supplier Rahab’s Rope.   http://www.rahabsrope.com/july-newsletter-2014

 

Note from Breaking Point

August 28, 2014 4:15 pm / blog / No comments

Follow the link below to read an insightful article from Breaking Point.   http://www.breakpoint.org/bpcommentaries/entry/13/25959?spMailingID=9316268&spUserID=Mjg4NDA4MDAxNgS2&spJobID=362464717&spReportId=MzYyNDY0NzE3S0#.U_8omRetQv0.facebook

 

Helpful Information

August 20, 2014 1:39 pm / blog / No comments

As awareness for human trafficking is on the rise, a lot of people ask the question “What does this have to do with me?” or “What can I do to help?” Luckily for us, the organization The Polaris Project has a very helpful answer to that question. For those of […]

 

Victory!

July 24, 2014 5:03 pm / blog / No comments

Yesterday the Human Trafficking Prioritization Act (H.R.2283) passed the US House. Click on the link below to listen to the meeting. Watch the victory at 7:54:11 http://www.c-span.org/video/?320536-2/us-house-legislative-business

 

Celebrate Freedom!

July 3, 2014 12:58 pm / blog / 1 comment

Happy Fourth of July to everyone! As we celebrate this weekend the freedom he have here in America, let us also remember the fact that there are many out in the world who don’t get to live in the freedom that we get to embrace. Take some time this weekend […]

 

150 Years Later

June 11, 2014 3:29 pm / blog / No comments

Below you will find a article that was written by General Charles C. Krulak, on his blog through the Huffington Post website. In this post General Krulak reminds us that 150 years ago we fought and won to bring an end to slavery here in the United States. However, 150 years later, […]

 

Five Anti-Trafficking Laws passed

May 28, 2014 5:05 pm / blog / No comments

Last Week the U.S. House of Representatives passed five bills that will aid in the fight to end human trafficking. Follow the link below to learn about what the five bills are, and what the bills aim to accomplish.  http://campaign.r20.constantcontact.com/render?ca=ff39a6ce-530f-424c-a8f3-3365027fc451&c=fd0eb030-b703-11e3-afda-d4ae52724810&ch=fda37620-b703-11e3-b035-d4ae52724810

 

How to Help in the Fight for Freeing the Nigerian Girls

May 13, 2014 4:23 pm / blog / No comments

Would you like to know what you can do to help the girls who were kidnapped in Nigeria? Well ABC News wrote an article just for you! Chick on the link below to learn more. http://abcnews.go.com/US/people-world-kidnapped-nigerian-girls/story?id=23623297  

 

What can I do?

April 29, 2014 7:15 pm / blog / No comments

When talking to people about the injustice of Human Trafficking, a common response from many is the question “what can I do?.” The statistics out there can be overwhelming to the point, where nothing one individual does seems like it will even make a difference. Well fear not, there is […]

 

Supplier Highlight: Basha Boutique!

April 22, 2014 6:52 pm / blog / No comments

One of our Fantastic suppliers of hand made Jewelry is Basha, and we thought it might be nice to give everyone an introduction of what the owners and employees at Basha stand for. Basha’s vision is to continue to grow as long as there are women in Bangladesh in need […]

 

Starfish Project

April 10, 2014 6:27 pm / blog / No comments

Starfish Project was established in 2006 to empower exploited women in Asia. The Project developed a socially responsible jewelry business in order to provide women with alternative employment and a range of holistic care services. Starfish Project provides opportunities for women to heal and grow through counseling, vocational training, language […]

 

Arizona Govenor Creates Human Trafficking Council

April 2, 2014 12:36 pm / blog / No comments

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer is taking new steps to find an end to Human Trafficking, find out what she is doing by following the link below. http://www.abc15.com/news/region-phoenix-metro/central-phoenix/arizona-governor-calls-for-tougher-laws-against-human-traffickers

 

Mr. Smith Goes To Ottawa

March 25, 2014 12:36 pm / blog / No comments

Please check out this link to read a wonderful article about what is happening in Canada.  

 

Message from Bill Leep

March 11, 2014 2:31 pm / blog / No comments

Greetings from the other side of the world!  My trip to India got off to an excellent start and on Saturday I had breakfast near Kolkata, India at Sarah Lance’s house (she’s the founder and director of Sari Bari).  The chance to sit down and talk to Sarah was priceless — […]