Education Category

February 9th, 2018

This is How America has United to Fight Sex Trafficking

Although our communities are becoming more and more susceptible to the sexual exploitation and trafficking of children, we also have…

February 8th, 2018

This is How O.U.R. Works with Law Enforcement in the United States

Each year, countless children around the world fall prey to sexual predators. It is estimated that two million children worldwide…

February 2nd, 2018

3 Reasons Child Sex Trafficking is an American Problem

1. Americans: Top Consumers of Child Porn In fact, Americans are some of the top consumers AND producers of child…

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…