Are you interested in learning more about the Human Trafficking issue in Florida? The 2014 Florida Human Trafficking Summit will be taking place on October 9 – 10, 2014 at USF Tampa’s Marshall Student Center. The summit will focus on labor and sex trafficking of both children and adults. There will be breakout and general sessions with guest speakers from local law enforcement, Homeland Security and the US Department of Justice.
Sept 12, 2014- Sept 13, 2014
Tampa Community Worship Center
1100 W. Sligh Ave., Tampa, FL
Salvation Army’s International Weekend of Prayer and Fasting for Victims of Human Trafficking.
National Leaders in the field STAND together on this weekend to present critical issues focused on Demand Reduction. Topics include: Media’s Impact On the Glamorization of Sex, Creating Healing Space for Survivors -Trauma Informed Perspective, How to Get Men To Stop Purchasing Sex, & Impact of Addiction on Demand. CSEC Training, Prayer Walk, and Candlelight Vigil included in this free weekend event.
Learn more about other events, from fundraisers for area safe houses to a men’s conference and prayer groups.
Sun. Jan 12, 2:00 pm
Ruskin Firehouse Cultural Center
101 1st Ave NE, Ruskin
Viewing of the WEDU documentary “Too Close To Home”, revealing Tampa Bay’s Human Trafficking Crisis. Other Showings & Times
Founded in 1926, the Junior League of Tampa, Inc. is an organization of over 1,800 women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving communities through effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.
Ad 2 Tampa Bay, an affiliate of the American Advertising Federation and the Tampa Bay Advertising Federation, is a non-profit organization of advertising professionals 32 and younger. Ad 2 is the future of advertising. As a group, we create a means for young professionals in the industry to meet and work with fellow professionals.
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WEDU, serving the 16 counties of West Central Florida, exists to serve the public good and to aid in the creation of an informed citizenry. Through quality programming using new technologies and community outreach, WEDU fulfills the needs of individuals for education, information, and culture enabling people and communities to connect, to grow, and to lead more fulfilling lives.