Here are some of our favorite ministry partners. Each title is linked to their websites. Check them out!
To execute true justice on a global scale in order to promote the restoration of humanity with mercy and compassion through strategic initiatives that focus on the injustices fueling human trafficking.
Each one of their initiatives is associated with a different color in the lion’s mane. They currently have five initiatives:
The Grace Project - An initiative that includes the restoration and recovery of those who have been affected by trafficking. They currently have an international safe house in eastern North Carolina for women 18 and older and one for minor girls in Honduras.
Pearl Ministry - Sharing the message of the Pearl—a message of Hope—around the world
Orphans’ Cry International - promoting the adoption of older children (ages 8+) WillFORCE – increasing awareness of human trafficking and modern-day slavery among youth and young adult
Voice IT! - empowering community members to use their own talents, passions, and skills to Make A Stand against human trafficking. Visit True Justice International
OEWM seeks to prevent females from falling victim to sex trafficking, offer assistance to those still trapped, and restore those that have survived by offering hope, empowerment, and a brighter future. We focus on prevention, outreach, aftercare, and empowerment.
The OEWM vision is to offer female survivors of sex trafficking opportunities to move beyond the pains of their past, renew their strength through God's word, and began to soar with new hope for their future. Check out their Fields of Hope online store that feature survivor-made items!. Visit On Eagle Wings Ministries.
Eastern North Carolina Stop Human Trafficking desires to create a community that understands the tragedy of Human Trafficking and seeks to be part of the solution.
Eastern North Carolina Stop Human Trafficking Now, desires to create a community that actively works towards abolishing Human Trafficking locally and globally.Do your part to end slavery by purchasing fair trade items in their ENC Online Store.
Fashion & Compassion connects caring consumers with vulnerable women artisans to bring dignity through economic opportunity. We accomplish our mission in 3 ways:
- Providing holistic employment opportunities to vulnerable women in communities around the world
- Educating our customers about the issues and injustices facing women around the world
- Raising funds through product sales for our collaborative partners who address the spiritual, emotional, and physical needs of the women
The vision of Fashion & Compassion is to transform communities through holistic economic empowerment that brings dignity and opportunity to individuals who have been caught in a web of poverty and injustice as they heal spiritually, emotionally, and physically. Visit Fashion & Compassion (F&C)
1000 Shillings empowers women in the Namatala slum of Uganda through business grants to create sustainable local businesses that provide for their families and create economic prosperity in the community.
To see the Namatala slum transformed - through empowered, strong women.
Support these brave Ugandan women by purchasing their beautiful hand-made accessories at their online store! Visit 1000 Shillings.
Rebecca Bender Initiative exists to raise awareness and deliver solutions to the growing epidemic of sex trafficking in the United States and beyond. The organization’s founder, Rebecca Bender, is a Christian leader and sex trafficking survivor who delivers consulting services and keynote speeches designed to inspire and empower organizations and audiences.
Sufficient Grace Outreach, Inc is organized for the specific purpose of outreach to women and/or children involved in human trafficking , but will not limit their reach to this demographic realizing that the plight of victims of human trafficking is not limited to women and/or children. Sufficient Grace will reach out to anyone regardless of race, gender, or creed in order to help them achieve freedom and safety. As opportunity and need arises, Sufficient Grace Outreach Inc. will expand its reach to anyone it finds in need Sufficient Grace Outreach (SGO).
A survivor owned organization, Market Your Mind, Not Your Body (MYM) exists to raise awareness and to provide a safe place and services to young women. Neet's Sweets Inc. will continue to not only provide fantastic baked goods and catering services, but also fund programs and services to young women that will help them get back on the right track. Instead of characterizing survivors of as victims, MYM views them as displaced entrepreneurs and protégés preparing to become the Emerging Leaders of tomorrow. Visit Market Your Mind, Not Your Body (MYM).
Survivor Neet Childs founded Market Your Mind, Not Your Body (MYM). Their mission is to raise awareness and provide a safe place and services to young women. Instead of characterizing survivors of as victims, MYM views them as displaced entrepreneurs and protégés preparing to become the Emerging Leaders of tomorrow. Visit Market Your Mind, Not Your Body (MYM). In light of this vision, Neet's Sweets Inc. was founded to provide fantastic baked goods and catering services while funding programs and services to young women that will help them get back on the right track.
Project FIGHT (Freeing Individuals Gripped by Human Trafficking) provides comprehensive case management for victims of human trafficking found in North Carolina, and works to generate education and awareness about human trafficking in the community. Project FIGHT is also the leader of the Rapid Response Team of the Triangle, where they collaborate efforts amongst service providers including law enforcement, legal aid, and medical/mental health providers. Project FIGHT works with these agencies to connect clients with basic needs, mental health assessments, education, employment, housing, and other resources. Visit Wake Country Salvation Army - Project FIGHT.
Justice Ministries is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization committed to combating sex trafficking and sexual exploitation of women, with a focus on rescue and housing. Their goal is to locate victims of sex trafficking and sexual exploitation, help them get out of their situation and into a safe place, facilitate an environment conducive to healing, and assist them in their transition to independence. Visit Justice Ministries and Rise Up.
Mercy Multiplied is a nonprofit Christian organization dedicated to helping young women break free from life-controlling behaviors and situations, including eating disorders, self-harm, drug and alcohol addictions, unplanned pregnancy, depression, sexual abuse, and sex trafficking. They offer a free-of-charge residential programfor young women ages 13-28. They hope to help every woman they serve experience God’s unconditional love, forgiveness, and life-transforming power.
Justice is their middle name! IJM is one the leading social justice missions worldwide. Coming from their belief that justice for the poor and abused is possible. Their global team includes hundreds of lawyers, investigators, social workers, community activists and other professionals at work through 17 field offices.
Their work happens by rescuing victims out of the places they are in danger, bringing criminals such as holding slave-owners, traffickers, and rapists and criminals to justice by making them accountable in court, restoring survivors by giving them the support and tools they need to heal and thrive, and stopping violence before it starts by helping to strengthen the local justice system. Visit International Justice Mission.
A21 exists to abolish the injustice of human trafficking. They do this through a comprehensive approach, which includes working alongside law enforcement to reach, rescue, shelter, and restore victims of the sex trafficking industry. They are also actively involved in the area of prevention and raising awareness across the globe. The A21 Crisis shelter, project center, and restoration program are located in Greece, which has been labeled the “center of human trafficking.” A21 also works on the ground in Ukraine and Bulgaria, which are countries of origin for victims of human trafficking. In Ukraine and Bulgaria, they actively work in the area of prevention in schools and awareness programs, as well as manage their restoration homes. In recent years, A21’s work in aftercare has extended to South Africa, Thailand, USA, and the UK.
They feel that if they are able to help the life of one victim, then all of their efforts are worth it. They also believe that if we all join together and take action, we will see human trafficking abolished in the 21st century!
Fight slavery by purchasing clothing and accessory items from the A21 Campaign shop. Visit The A21 Campaign.