Vision: To end human trafficking, thereby reducing suffering and making
our community safer.
The mission of the Human Trafficking Task Force of Southern Colorado is
to build a collaboration of organizations and individuals to reduce
human suffering caused by human trafficking, through advocacy,
awareness, rehabilitation, and services for survivors.
TASK FORCE IS ON THE RUN! MAY 3, AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL PARK, SEE LINKS
We are so excited to announce we've been accepted as a participating
organization for the Bringing Hope Run on May 3rd! This is going to be a
FUN and AFFORDABLE event for the whole family with a bouncy house, food
vendors, and races for all levels. Even better? Money raised will benefit
us, as well as 8 other local organizations who are committed to FREEDOM
locally and globally. Check out the website for all the
Don't forget to sign up to participate in the Bringing Hope
Run! If we
get the most registrants among all the races (5k/10k/fun run), we'll
have an additional $500 donated to us! May 3, and only $5-$25 to
depending on which race you choose. www.bringinghoperun.com
We love that we get to partner with other awesome organizations in town
for the Bringing Hope Run. Yobel International has been working hard to
organize the race this year, in addition to writing business curriculum to
bring to impoverished nations. With the knowledge from this training they
can start their own businesses, ending cycles of poverty in their families
* WINNERS ALL AROUND *
ALSO SEE OUR FACE BOOK PAGE AND TASK FORCE
EMAILS! JOIN US!
Human Trafficking Task Force meetings are:
2nd Tuesday of each month
First United Methodist Church
410 N. Nevada
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Use Boulder St. Entrance.
Next meeting: Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Our May speaker will be
Cadet Fourth Class Caroline Cotton
of the United States Air Force Academy.
Cadet Cotton worked in her hometown of Phoenix, Arizona to promote a Safe
She has spoken with multiple Congressmen and elected officials as well as
member to Governor Jan Brewer and a lobbyist about passing a Safe Harbor
Cadet Cotton has spoken with her high school principal as a senior at her
high school about
the possibility of implementing trafficking awareness curriculum into the
health classes. She learned from her brother (a current freshmen) over the
last week that a program has been implemented in which students are
learning about this issue, so that is a success! It seems that her high
school principal took the idea and ran with it!
She attended a McCain Institute Anti-Trafficking Conference to gain
information and collaborate on different programs and ways to stop human
Cadet Cotton is currently in the process of forming an anti-trafficking
club here at
USAFA in which she and cadets Kaitlyn Sanborn and Steven Brandt will
show anti-trafficking documentaries to the cadet wing and undertake
projects to gain supplies for recently rescued victims.
Our meetings are open to organizations and individuals
who are interested in stopping Modern Day Slavery,
especially in our
We are a 501 C 3 organization as recognized by the IRS.
Betty Edwards, Chairman
Human Trafficking Task Force of Southern Colorado
Get a CD of the 2012 Human Trafficking Awareness Symposium
Available at Task Force meetings for a $5 donation or here online for
Click the PayPal "Pay Now" button.
CDs will be shipped to you in 2-3
Any inquiries can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.