Create a Journal for Victims of Trafficking.

create a journal for a victim of human traffickingThis giving project is perfect for an individual or as a Giving Party. Every woman I know understands the importance of telling her own story – we just often stink at taking the time to do so. Help these women break the bonds of silence and create a beautiful, treasured journal to make a huge impact with this amazing organization. How can you do that? We’ve got all of the deets below…

OrganizationThe Samaritan Women

The Low-Down:

The Samaritan Women is a national Christian organization providing restorative care to survivors, and bringing about an end to domestic human trafficking through awareness, prevention, and advocacy. Yes, human trafficking happens in America, in all 50 states. The FBI estimates that about 200,000 children are at risk of sexual exploitation every year. Adults in can be trafficked for labor, such as domestic servitude, or for sex, such as forced prostitution. The Samaritan Woman offers its own Continuum of Care Model, based on a multi-disciplinary approach, survivor input, and their experience in serving this population.  Their model is divided into five phases, with the ultimate goal of building up a woman’s resiliency and independence so that she can live as a free and contributing member of society. The women live on the property and go through a variety of programs to teach them life skills and give them a caring environment to escape enslavement.

The Deets:

  1. Follow this tutorial to make a beautiful, simple, and personal journal. SwellMayde, you’re awesome by the way -thanks so much for these super easy to follow steps to a beautiful book!
  2. Pop it all into a box and mail off to:

The Samaritan Women
602 S Chapel Gate Lane
Baltimore, Maryland 21229

Head over to our Giving Cards and include one in your package to make a personal connection on our Aina Connections Wall!

Mamas Aina

Carmen & Kristin

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