Our Team Category

July 7th, 2015

O.U.R. Founder Tim Ballard Honored at Freedom Fest

America’s Freedom Festival at Provo selects individuals to honor each year in July who “demonstrate a unique contribution to the…

March 18th, 2015

Extending O.U.R.’s Reach

An unexpected opportunity landed O.U.R. Founder and CEO Tim Ballard as the guest of the former president of Mexico, Vincente…

February 11th, 2015

A Letter from Tim Ballard

By Timothy Ballard Not long ago I was holding a three year-old slave child in my arms, carrying him to…

January 13th, 2015

O.U.R. in 2015

Today, over 250 enslaved victims of sex trafficking, mostly minors, are free due to your help and generosity. One hundred…

November 24th, 2014

U.S. Congressmen Seek Out O.U.R.

Grown men don’t cry. Do they? Well, maybe you’ll excuse these United States Congressmen who got a little teary-eyed when…

October 15th, 2014

Making Public Service Announcements for OUR

  “It’s unlike any other organization,” says kidnapped survivor Elizabeth Smart. O.U.R. isn’t just raising awareness, “They’ve been rescuing kids.…

September 18th, 2014

Tim Ballard’s Wife, Katherine

She is his sounding board, spiritual guru and biggest supporter avows Tim Ballard, Founder and CEO of Operation Underground Railroad.…

September 18th, 2014

Joe Lake – The Miracle Worker

As Executive Vice President and Co-Founder of the Children’s Miracle Network (CMN), Joe Lake helped raise more than five billion…

August 19th, 2014

Michael Ottoman

Thanks to your support Operation Underground Railroad is growing. In the following interview Michael Ottoman gives us some insight into who…

June 17th, 2014

Elizabeth Smart Teams Up With Operation Underground Railroad

Tech startup Operation Underground Railroad is saving kids from human traffickers Source: Venturebeat Operation Underground Railroad (O.U.R.) chief executive and founder Tim…