Student Council Update

School is back in session!  And the members of our Student Council are gearing up for an impactful year ahead. During the summer, we matched our Student Council members with opportunities to shadow someone who is working on justice issues as a professional in their chosen field of study.  It was quite a diverse set of interests – from computer science, …

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 …

Meet our Freedom Council Members: Crystal Crowley

This summer we are highlighting our Freedom Council members. Today, meet Crystal Crowley. Randstad is a global staffing organization that provides outsourcing, consulting and workforce solutions across multiple industries. As senior manager, diversity and Hire Hope Program, Crystal is responsible for the outreach and management of each phase of Randstad’s Hire Hope program.   In this role, she is responsible for …

Meet our Freedom Council Members: Carren Hannon

This summer we are highlighting our Freedom Council members. Today, meet Carren Hannon. Carren Hannon a Global In-house Center Advisor for Anthem joined the AFRJ® Freedom Council because she was inspired by the approach of technology innovation and corporate social responsibility that brings data and insight to this grave violation of human rights. Anthem, Inc. is one of the nation’s …

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 …

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

Today is World Day Against Trafficking in Persons. Three Ways to Make an Impact Today … and Every Day: Invest in Freedom Help us end human trafficking by donating today. Earn Your Badge. Sign up today for the Human Trafficking Awareness course on Justice U. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.  Share our posts today to inspire your network to …

Meet our Freedom Council Members: Chander Mani

This summer we are highlighting our Freedom Council members. Chander Mani is the Executive Vice President, Global Operations and Delivery at Scintel Technologies and Scintel Analytics. He is responsible for business development, consulting, client relationship management and delivery. He works closely with Scintel clients and assists them in large-scale digital transformation programs. In his role Chander also provides direction and …

Strengthening the Movement

June was a busy month, as we traveled to speak at conferences, host trainings, meet with Global Network partners, strengthen community efforts, and more.  We spent time onsite with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, two federal task forces, community foundations, direct-service providers, court programs, survivor groups, hospital centers, church outreach programs, state-wide coalitions, law enforcement, and individual …

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, AFRJ President/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 …

Meet our Freedom Council Members: Melinda Nelson

This summer we are highlighting our Freedom Council Members. Melinda, known as “Mindy” joined PwC in 2018 and brings over two decades of experience.  She has worked with the country’s largest healthcare providers and payors representing top-tier and large global technology and professional services firms.   She is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE), a graduate of …