The purpose of this page is to empower anti-human trafficking advocates to "hit the ground running." Each section includes training videos and interviews with experts. To start, please see this video: "How We End Human Trafficking & Child Exploitation."
In this video, two community leaders share the approaches the sex traffickers use to trick their victims.
There is a lot of talk about sex trafficking. But how does the business really work? In this video you will not only learn how the business works, you will begin to understand what you and the community can do about it! The business of human trafficking is thriving because to the average person, this crime is invisible. In the meantime, there are individuals as young as 12 who are suffering through a life that is unimaginable in terms of its brutality. Here is the video.
Men are the main buyers of sex. If there was no more sext buying, there would be no more sex trafficking! What it will take to have men stop buying sex is to engage them so that they educate each other that the majority of prostituted people are victims of sex trafficking. The eight men on the panel for this video are all national and international leaders that are engaging men in the fight against human trafficking. You will have the opportunity to learn from powerful leaders what works to get men involved. Here is the video.
Dr. Brenda Ingram, a national expert on human trafficking, shares about the challenges the black community and those who work in the black community, need to address in order to save black youth from both becoming victims and perpetrators of Human Trafficking. Here is the video.
In this video we look at how pop culture has made the grooming process so much easier for human sex traffickers. Here is the video.
Domestic Minor Labor Trafficking
The Sextortion of Minors
Sex Trafficking in the Black Community
The Different Types of Human Trafficking
Many people in the faith community feel called by God to end this cruel exploitation of people. and want to set up a group at their church. However they don't know where to start or what works to set up this type of ministry. This video outlines what successful churches are doing that is making a difference. You can find Video 1 of this 3 part series here.
This presentation outlines actions that make a big difference in the fight against human trafficking that a faith community can easily implement.. Video 2 reviews ways to engage yoru men's groups, youth groups, etc. Here is the Fair Trade handout and the Professional Training handout mentioned in the presentation.
This video outlines how one task force has engaged over 50 churches in doing an event that engages the whole community in taking action against human trafficking.. Here is the video.
Pimps need Jesus to and many want to get out of the life, but need an outreach by the faith community to help them take the first step Here is the video.
in this presentation, Tera Hilliard covers vulnerabilities that make one more likely to becoming a victim of sex trafficking.. She then addresses how the church can reduce those vulnerabilities. This video is from an event that was hosted by The National Black Faith Coalition Against Human Trafficking. You can find the video here.
In this video a church that has been very successful at raising money for non-profits who work with survivors of human trafficking covers how they organize their efforts and some of the types of events that they do. Here is the video.
How to Effectively Recruit Foster Parents
No buyers, no business. This video summarizes in 14 minutes, all the strategies and tactics that we know works to reduce sex buying.
Porn viewing creates fantasies that motives users to buy sex in order to fulfill those fantasies. If we are going to prevent porn addiction, we need to reach the youth. In this video you will learn how a teen youth group inspired 500 teens to come learn about the destructive nature of porn. Here is the video.
This presentation examines how we reduce the drivers for child exploitation and protect our communities from pedophiles and all their tactics like the sextortion of children. Video should be up by end of 2021
This Video is an interview with Hannah Arrowood, the director of Present Day Ministries who works with at risk girls to prevent their victimization. This non-profit created a brilliant game that engages girls who under normal circumstances would not participate. The strategies they use in working with these girls are really making a difference. You can find the video here.
The Difference that Fatherhood Makes in Preventing the Exploitation of Girls
Code Black: Effectively Working with Black Youth
What Teens Need to Know to Avoid Being Exploited
What Works to Protect At Risk Girls from Becoming Sex Trafficking Victims
This video outlines how to raise awareness, how to be a powerful advocate, how to support non-profits and where professionals like teachers, health professionals, attorneys, cities, etc. can find training. Here is the Fair Trade handout and the Professional Training handout. Video will be up by Sept. 2021
How to Raise Money and Have Fun Doing It
How We Drive the Traffickers Out of Our Communities
Bikers Against Child Abuse
If you feel called to be a speaker, Toastmasters can provide great basic training. However if you want to speak on social justice issues like human trafficking, there are dynamics that you need to understand to truly be an effective speaker. This presentation outlines the key points. Here is the presentation in PDF format. Here is the video which provides more detail.
When we come together as professionals, the faith community, law enforcement, non-profits, etc. we become a force to be reckoned with. it will take that kind of power to end human trafficking. Here is the video.
Alfred Lomas, a former gang leader, has saved hundreds of minor from becoming victims of human trafficking is one of the most dangerous neighborhoods in Los Angeles, His story is compelling. Here is the video.
In this video is a strategy that task forces have taken on that is working to reduce the sex trafficking of teens through addressing laws and a powerful campaign to raise awareness. Here is the video.
You will be moved to the depths of your being by Savanah's story. The reason why this video is in this section is because Savanah has become a parent advocate for a parent empowerment program that serves parents whose children have been trafficked. Here is the video.
Best Legal Models to Address Sex Trafficking Victims
How to Motivate Groups to Take Action
How We Win in the Fight Against Human Trafficking
Traffick Free Zones
A Dynamic Model for Community Task Forces
How to Market Oneself as a Speaker
The victims and survivors of human trafficking will need Jesus to heal, which makes the church uniquely qualified to address the needs to survivors. In Video 3 of this three part series, we examine what the faith community needs to know to create programs that work. to support victims and survivors.
Churches can partner with a non-profit to provide a drop in center in areas where street prostitution occurs. These centers have been responsible for rescuing hundreds of victims. Here is the video..
In this video we look at practical things churches can do to support non-profit that take care of minor victims .of sex trafficking. Here is the video.
There are thousands of victims of human trafficking in the U.S., yet there are very few beds for them. In this video two best friends got together and with the support of their church, created several church run homes for survivors of sex trafficking.. Here is the video.
In this video Tera Hilliard gives us an insight into the mind set of sex trafficking victims, how street prostitution is set up and what churches need to know about approaching victims As a result of a lack of understanding, sometimes well meaning people actually increase the pain of sex trafficking victims and Tera explains why that is. When we better understand the "culture" that sex trafficking exists in, we change the narrative and as as a result, we become more effective in our efforts to reduce sex trafficking. Here is the video.
Run to Rescue's program to support churches in addressing the needs of surviors.
Pearls: Outreach to victims working in strip clubs
Equipping Survivors with job training
Church Run Diversion Programs That Support Survivors to "Get Out of the LIfe"
The Agony of Fathers Whose Daughter Have Been Trafficked
Best Models for Church Run Street Outreach
Training for Pastors on How to Talk to Victim and Their Fami
In this Power Point and Video, We will examine how through advocacy and being responsible for our purchases can reduce poverty in the 3rd world which impacts both sex and labor trafficking. Coming December 2021
Cory Nichols from Destiny Rescue will share how sex trafficking happens in the 3rd world, how rescues happen and what organizations like Destiny Rescue are doing to heal victims and educate people to protect them from being tricked by the traffickers.. Here is the video.
In this video, Fair Trade LA will share how they established the largest fair trade city in the world! Elisha will also share how to create a fair trade church and how fair trade coops work in the 3rd world. Coming Sept 2021
How We Prevent the Labor Trafficking of Fisherman