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Couple Accused of Trafficking Texas Runaway

This article is an example of how homeless runaways are so vulnerable to exploitation. It's been said that within 48 hours of being on the street a homeless runaway will be approached by a trafficker or an opportunity to be exploited. That's why it's so important to teach young people about human trafficking and their worth and value.  Click this link to read this great article from knoxnews.com. http://www.knoxnews.com/news/watchful-eye/couple-accused-of-forcing-teen-into-sex-trade_71992587

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Walk the Cause

Anyone who's ever had a dog knows just how much love they have to give. That's why we love our initiative, Walk the Cause. We've partnered up with Smeraglia & Co. for this special leash and collar set. The purchase of each set goes toward placing a Smeraglia therapy dog in a human trafficking aftercare home to help young ladies on their journey to restoration. Watch this video to learn the full scoop. https://vimeo.com/117223117

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Credit Card Companies End Use for Backpage Sex Ads

Backpage.com is a widely-known venue for traffickers to post classified ads for pornography and prostitution. Below is a link to a great article from about how credit card companies are prohibiting the use of their cards for such purchases. It's exciting to see various industries amp up their efforts to stop this issue!

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Sweat Against Slavery

On May 23rd Eye Heart World partnered up with Iron Tribe Fitness, Spanish Fort for an awareness and fundraising event called Sweat Against Slavery. The event had two different stages. The first was a fundraiser we called Wall Balls for Awareness where participants raised money per wall ball they could throw in sixty seconds. The second phase was a group workout where over fifty people joined together in groups of three for a thirteen-minute workout, with each movement representing a statistic of human trafficking. Through this event, Iron Tribe Fitness raised almost $7,000 to launch The Heart Tour in Mobile, AL! We are so grateful for their support and all the people who generously gave to make this event a massive success...

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The Heart Tour

We are so excited for our first Heart Tour on July 11th in Mobile, AL, benefitting girls from Light of the Village in Prichard, AL. The Heart Tour is the latest initiative of Eye Heart World aimed at bringing human trafficking prevention to girls who are at risk. Through our alliances with local youth mentorship programs, we are able to host one-day events for girls in those programs and provide targeted prevention and education, while creating a fun, loving atmosphere. There are three main topics addressed:  1. Human Trafficking. We teach the girls what it is, how it happens, and how to protect themselves. 2. Value. We talk with them about their worth and value, helping them to see themselves as the beautiful, strong...

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