Thursday, March 5 at 7 PM
Seattle First Baptist Church
1111 Harvard Ave. (at Seneca)
The March 5th forum on human trafficking will discuss the scope of the problem, what is being done and what needs to be done. If you think it does not happen in your neighborhood and that it does not happen to our children, you are wrong.
Leslie Briner, MSW, is Commercial Sexual Exploitation Training and Policy Coordinator for YouthCare in Seattle. She implemented the Bridge Program, a Continuum of Services for Sexually Exploited youth.
Valiant Richey, a Senior Deputy Prosecuting Attorney for King County, works in the Special Assault Unit which handles cases involving sexual abuse of children and adults and the physical abuse of children. He is one of two local coordinators for "Buyer Beware: A Partnership to End Sexual Exploitation," a King County initiative funded by Demand Abolition.
Rose Gunderson is co-founder and Director of Washington Engage which works with community coalitions to deal with human trafficking emphasizing prevention and development.