Right Now Media

We are excited to announce that the Engage Together® Church Teaching Series is now available through Right Now Media.   If you, or your church, are members of this online streaming platform, we encourage you to check out the content now available to you through this special offering.  Not on Right Now Media?  That’s ok!  You can still access the full …

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Did you know that 20,000 calls are made every day to domestic violence hotlines?  October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and in preparation for it, Alana Flora, COO, had the privilege of visiting with several domestic violence programs to learn more about their greatest needs, obstacles that exist in serving clients, misconceptions people have, and innovative ways to raise …

Human Trafficking’s Impact on the Hispanic Community

As part of National Hispanic Heritage Month, Ashleigh Chapman, AFRJ® CEO, joined Randstad for a special national webinar on human trafficking’s impact on the Hispanic community in the United States.  Of note, this past year, Latinos were the highest represented demographic for victims of human trafficking reported to the National Human Trafficking Hotline. We are proud to have Randstad on …

Inventors Conference

On Saturday, September 21st, we were honored to join U.S. Senator Enzi’s Inventors Conference in Wyoming to share about human trafficking generally and highlight several of the solutions we have built to help end human trafficking in our country and abroad.  Many thanks to all those who hosted this special gathering, and we look forward to engaging business leaders in …

Combatting Human Trafficking Symposium

Today, we were honored to join many fellow justice advocates for the McCain Institute’s Third Annual Combatting Human Trafficking Symposium in Washington, D.C.  This special gathering highlighted speakers from across the country and all around the world who shared current efforts and successes in the fight to end human trafficking.  We were thrilled to visit with old friends and make …

Students & Human Trafficking

It’s back to school time, and this month (and for several weeks more) we are highlighting excellent information and resources that students, parents, teachers, and schools need to know about how to keep youth and children safe from human trafficking. Be sure to read this month’s blog, Is My Student At-Risk?, follow us on social media for related posts and …

Modern Day Heroes

This month, we kicked off our Modern Day Heroes series with our Student Council!  Throughout the school year, justice advocates in the field (from law enforcement to doctors, lawyers to nonprofit leaders, and more) will share their journey with our students on special webinar sessions, open to our Student Council members and their peers.  One of the primary goals of …

2019 Champions Retreat

We were honored to present at this year’s national conference for benefit corporations in Hollywood, CA.  May Collins, Freedom Council Secretary, presented on how businesses are uniquely positioned – and greatly needed – in the fight to end human trafficking.  Impactful connections were made, and we were greatly inspired by all those in attendance who are committed to using business …

It’s Our Birthday

In August 2013, the leadership of the AFRJ came together to end human trafficking and protect the vulnerable. Since then, solutions have been created that have changed the movement. Check out our 2019 Snapshot Report for a quick glance into each of these exciting and impactful initiatives. We are only able to celebrate this milestone because of the amazing partnership and support …

We’ve Gone Platinum

We’re proud to announce that this summer, we received two awards for transparency and excellence as a nonprofit.  On July 23, we received the Platinum Seal of Transparency from Guidestar, the world’s largest source of information on nonprofit organizations.  And on August 7th, we earned the Excellence in Giving Transparency Certificate by submitting 175 strategy, leadership, financial, and impact data …