New Online Access Membership Updates

We are excited to announce the launch of our new annual, all-inclusive Engage Together Toolkit Plus membership! This all-in-one membership includes access to all four sector toolkits, supplemental resources and online libraries for every sector, downloadable and shareable media and materials, email updates and sector-specific communications, and any new resources we add throughout the year.  If you aren’t already a …

Anthem Human Trafficking Awareness Webinar

On January 22, 2020 Ashleigh was pleased to join Freedom Council member, Anthem, for a Human Trafficking Awareness webinar. Over 1,100 Anthem associates and healthcare providers joined nationwide to learn what human trafficking is, the nexus between healthcare and human trafficking, and how each individual is uniquely positioned in the fight to end it.  If you are or know a …

Aging Out of Foster Care Training

On January 14, Ashleigh and Alana joined the YLC Children and the Law Commission and Regent University School of Law students in Virginia for a training on how to strengthen supports for aging out of foster care youth in the Hampton Roads, VA.  This special project addresses one of the key vulnerabilities that can lead to trafficking, and for the …

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, 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 the …

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 …

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 …

Lousiana

Today, we were honored to join the FREE Coalition for their annual South Central U.S. Human Trafficking Conference in Shreveport, LA.  Ashleigh Chapman, CEO, provided the keynote address entitled “Ending Human Trafficking: How do we work ourselves out of a job?”, and then spent time with many of the leaders pioneering anti-trafficking initiatives in Louisiana to discuss promising practices and …

National Podcast

June was National Internet Safety Month, and Alana Flora, our COO, joined the End Human Trafficking Podcast to share about all the ways parents and adults working with youth and children can keep them safe from harm while online.  Check out her podcast, and the AFRJ Blog post “5 Risks for Youth Online” – and be sure to share with others! …