There are women and girls right here in Minnesota who have been able to break free from human trafficking and sexual exploitation but they are starting over with little or nothing for themselves or their children. In this exceptionally cold winter, they could really use a hero with a coat.
Can you help?
Imagine the difference that coat will make to the woman or child who receives it. If you have a very gently used coat or are out shopping the post-season sales and find a deal, can you bring it in as soon as you are able?
Members of the Breaking Free (a Minnesota nonprofit) outreach team will deliver them ASAP.
Sex trafficking is a complex problem. It it takes time to build trust and help someone trapped by coercion, threats, desperation and fear. That is what Breaking Free works to do.
But they need your help. This is one big way that you can make a difference today.
There is especially a need for:
Please bring to:
Location: Breaking Free, University Avenue, Saint Paul
Days/Times - Call Robin to schedule: @ 651-645-6557 ext 8161
**Please let them know you heard about this from Hero Search***
Begin 2014 knowing you have made a woman or her child more comfortable in the Minnesota cold.
More importantly, she will know there is someone who stands behind her and cares.
Please share the message with everyone you know who might be able to help.
YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE
Jennifer Victor-Larsen is the founder of Hero Search. She is passionate about helping vulnerable youth and ending human trafficking.