Education Category

February 1st, 2018

What Trafficking in America Looks Like

There is an idea out there that trafficking does not exist in America because we don’t see it or often…

November 8th, 2017

How do you maintain hope when learning about trafficking?

“I’ve learned the answer to that question through my experience with other people who have had to live in that…

October 30th, 2017

3 Ways to Teach Your Kids Internet Safety

Have you ever received a Facebook friend request from someone that you don’t know? Many can answer yes to that…

October 20th, 2017

3 Ways O.U.R. Fights Trafficking in the U.S.

Operation Underground Railroad has been growing around the world – we now have aftercare partners in 15 countries and our…

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September 8th, 2017

3 Ways Kids are Trafficked in America

Eradicate: to destroy completely; put an end to. O.U.R.’s mission: to eradicate trafficking. 2 million children are trafficked for sex…

September 1st, 2017

3 Famous Tim Ballard Quotes, and the Inspirational Stories Behind Them

1. “They came to us, and just started screaming in joy and clapping,” he said. “It’s emancipation. It’s liberation.” 2.…

August 25th, 2017

3 Ways Technology is Fighting Trafficking

O.U.R. is grateful for all of the organizations and community members that are fighting to end human trafficking. Lately, there…

August 18th, 2017

3 Tech Settings You Need to Protect Your Kids Online

With technology being so prevalent in our kids’ lives, it is important to take the extra step to keep them…

August 11th, 2017

3 Places You Might See Trafficking, and What To Do About It

Three places that community members have spotted child trafficking situations include gas stations, hotels, and Facebook. Whether you have ever…

April 26th, 2017

Human Trafficking In Plain Sight: Are You Unknowingly Supporting It?

(Image from Human trafficking is a worldwide problem, and it’s growing. There are an estimated 45.8 million people who are enslaved…