Posts tagged: Thought Leader

I work to end human trafficking for HER

In July of 2011, I sat in a room listening to a presentation from a Human Trafficking organization. I live in a small town in Indiana, so I’m sure we were a little behind, but at that time, most people...

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How we become | Together

“Thank you.”  You are with us.  You have “oohed and aahed” at the rich colors of saris carefully woven together to create beautiful pillows, napkins, and bucket bags.   You have recognized and valued what it means and what it takes...

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A critical journey | Sarah Lance

There are a lot of building blocks, thousands of pieces to be put in place, to create the opportunity for one woman to find a lifetime of sustainable freedom from sexual exploitation.  Some of the pieces are well-known: mental health...

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Still She Rises | 13 years on a freedom journey

The women I have had the privilege of working with at Sari Bari long ago disabused me of the notion that they would be living their lives as victims. The very step of taking a job that provides a tangible...

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