Consider voting for Freeset Bags & Apparel in the FedEx Small Business Grant Contest. The grant would fund training for 50 women at-risk of or coming out of sex slavery.
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In January 2012, KCLB under the leadership of Interim Executive Director, Jeanette Cheng, started a task force to combat Human Trafficking in and around Long Beach. "What is the faith based response to this issue?" and "how can we unite and collaborate around this issue?" were two questions that drove our conversations. We currently over a 50 organizations at the table, including congregations, non-profits, direct care providers and law enforcement agencies. Collaboration has never been an easy task, but we intend to create a network stronger than the one that keeps this evil alive.
Kingdom Causes Long Beach is a non-profit organization that activitates the gifts of the neighborhoods and the city for positive change in Long Beach.
The LBHTTF is a multidisciplinary, survivor-centered, collaborative community effort by law enforcement agencies and community-based organizations to combat human trafficking by identifying, rescuing and empowering survivors and assisting in the prosecution of traffickers.