100,000 - 300,000 U.S. kids at risk of trafficking
National Center for Missing &
100,000 – 300,000 U.S. kids at risk of trafficking National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
1/3 teens lured toward prostitution within 48 hrs of leaving home National Runaway Hotline
15 (average number of times a trafficked minor sold per day) National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
No longer do we have the luxury of deciding whether or not we need to know about human trafficking. Learn how to become a circle of protection around the loved ones in your life by coming to one of our Civilian First Responder (CFR) conferences. Here, you will learn what makes a community susceptible to trafficking, how to identify a victim, how to respond to and report suspicious activity, and more. Discover helpful tips, action plans, and ways to protect the innocent.
This highly sought-after conference brings the U.S. government, Homeland Security, law enforcement officers, human trafficking survivors, and the president of Women At Risk, International into one room to educate communities on this dangerous crime.
Three Good Reasons to Host or Attend a CFR Event
You will learn to recognize the signs of trafficking in your community
You will learn healthy ways to respond to crisis situations
You will learn how to share this information with community members, of any age
Speakers for this event
President and Founder of WAR, Int’l
President and Founder of WAR, Int’l
November 30, 2018
Session one - Do you feel like you don’t know what trafficking is or how it found its way into our communities? This session will show you why it is vital for everyone to know the signs of human trafficking. You will also hear firsthand from a trafficking survivor as she shares her journey to freedom, bringing this topic home in a real way. Come and learn to “see the unseen.”
Session two - This session will explore common lures used by sexual predators, discuss trafficking flash points in Pennsylvania, and teach Homeland Security guidelines for Civilian Responders. The session will include interviews with law enforcement, teenage traffickers, Homeland Security, as well as a testimony about how one phone call rescued a woman and changed her life.
Breakout Sessions - Choose from a variety of Breakout Sessions that will be led by various professionals involved in the fight against human trafficking. Session topics may include Counseling, Parenting, Pornography, Law Enforcement, Hospitality, Outreach, or Survivor Testimonies.
Session tree - In this session, you will learn how to use your knowledge to respond to a human trafficking situation. You’ll also uncover helpful and appropriate ways to talk to children about this sensitive subject. Come find out how to be a beacon of light in the darkness, and discover the hope that is ours as we fight against human trafficking.
We’re so glad you’ve decided to register for CFR | Grand Rapids 2019. If you have additional questions, please contact email@example.com or call 616-855-0796. Registration is $35 and includes coffee & water throughout the day, lunch, and materials. Registration deadline: Friday, December 28.
Team WAR is an extension of Women At Risk, International as a fundraising platform to empower YOU to make your race count by raising awareness and funds for our anti-trafficking
Team WAR is an extension of Women At Risk, International as a fundraising platform to empower YOU to make your race count by raising awareness and funds for our anti-trafficking efforts across the street and around the world.
We have chosen to partner with the Gazelle Girl Half Marathon/5K/10K (http://gazellegirlhalfmarathon.com) in our hometown of Grand Rapids, Michigan. We are asking all of our supporters in or around the Grand Rapids community, whether you’re a weathered runner, or you’re just lacing up their first pair of sneakers, to consider being a part of our team in this race on April 14, 2019, and embrace this race to help us raise $25,000!
Please Note: Signing up for Team WAR does not automatically register you for the Gazelle Girl Race; you will need to do so separately. However, when you sign up for Team WAR, we’ll give you a discount code to apply to your race registration! To help clarify, WAR, Int’l does not receive any proceeds from Gazelle Girl registration fees, but we encourage Team WAR members to use their participation to raise funds on our behalf. We are also thankful for the opportunity to use this race as a platform to raise awareness about our organization and the work we do on behalf of survivors. Your participation matters!