TAG: HUMAN TRAFFICKING


Men Standing Against Trafficking (MSAT) – South LA

What is the point? – We stand at or near trafficking hotspots to raise awareness in these communities that this is happening so they too will engage in the fight against it. – We stand as witnesses against the perpetrators in our community who are paying money to have sex with trafficking victims (many of them underage…or were when they were coerced into it). – We provide a first experience and next...

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Human Trafficking: Churches Must Move Beyond Awareness

Although the Church excels in bringing awareness to the gravity of human trafficking it must do a better job of mobilizing people to strategically fight the problem, said author and social justice advocate Danielle Strickland recently. “I think the commodification of human beings is one of the gravest and most intense issues of our time,” Strickland told TogetherLA (VIDEO BELOW) before she spoke on stage at Catalyst West in Irvine...

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Faith Initiative to Abolish Trafficking – Workshops

Have you heard about the incredible workshops that will be at the October 7th FIAT? Here they are! The Porn and Trafficking Connection Cyber Safety: How to Keep Our Youth Safe Stopping the Foster Care-to-Trafficking Pipeline Labor Trafficking: What Is It and What Can We Do About It? Human Trafficking 101 Saturday, October 7th, 2017 9am-1pm (registration opens at 8:30am) Kings Harbor Church 23915 Garnier St, Torrance, CA *Free Breakfast AND Free Chick-Fil-A Lunch Provided* Are you able to join us?...

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Faith Initiative to Abolish Trafficking (FIAT)

FIAT is a gathering of individuals and churches who have been called to fight human trafficking in Los Angeles. Our meetings equip and connect people with existing organizations, provide support for those looking to start a ministry, and network the faith community to be able to stand up to the tragedy of slavery in our midst. Join us for amazing speakers who inspire and motivate as well as for practical...

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‘Unbridled’ To Screen at 168 Film Festival

The 168 Film Festival announced today that on Saturday, August 26th, it will screen the victory-over-human-trafficking feature film, Unbridled, starring T.C. Stallings (War Room; Courageous), Eric Roberts (The Dark Knight; The Pope of Greenwich Village) and Tea McKay, (Pass the Light, The Iceman). Tickets are available at www.168Film.com. Human Trafficking must be addressed on multiple fronts. ‘Unbridled’ focuses on redemption and healing. – John David Ware Unbridled is based on true stories...

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Freedom – Fighting Human Trafficking in Your Community Symposium

Do you know with its affluence, diverse population, and large number of hotels and motels, that Orange County is a hot spot for human trafficking? Do you know many victims of human trafficking are minors as young as 13 years old? You are invited to attend Saddleback’s Anti-Human Trafficking Initiative’s upcoming “Freedom – Fighting Human Trafficking in Your Community Symposium.” Hear from leading experts including the Honorable Maria D. Hernandez –...

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What is Men Standing Against Trafficking (MSAT)?

Men Standing Against Trafficking (MSAT) is an initiative birthed from the CARE 18, a multi-sector collaborative committed to mobilizing faith and community advocates to support the efforts of service providers, government and law enforcement agencies fighting local human trafficking. The idea came from Brad Fieldhouse, who is currently the executive director of City Net, and based on some initiatives that were done years earlier and centered on ending or at...

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Churches Gather to Fight Human Trafficking in LA

Los Angeles has one of the highest rates of human trafficking of any city in the US, said leaders from the Faith Initiative to Abolish Trafficking (FIAT), and churches across LA plan to come together to do something about it. FIAT is a gathering of individuals and churches who have been called to fight human trafficking in LA. Meetings equip and connect existing ministries, provide mentoring and support for those...

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