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.
Human Trafficking Task Force meetings are:
A respected speaker, writer, and mentor, Jessa Dillow Crisp uses her
childhood experience of severe abuse and trafficking to illustrate both
the stark realities of sex trafficking, and the truth that healing
transformation is possible.
2nd Tuesday of each month
First United Methodist Church
420 N. Nevada
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Use Boulder St. Entrance.
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
speaker will be
Jessa Dillow Crisp.
After her escape and recovery process, Jessa got her degree in Counseling
and is presently working on her Master's as a step towards obtaining a Ph.D.
in Clinical Psychology.
In addition to making some of the best lattes in Colorado, Jessa is the
co-founder and Executive Director of BridgeHope and is part of the Rebecca
Bender Initiative speaker's team. Jessa inspires others through speaking
engagements around the world, gives hope through mentoring other survivors
of human trafficking, and provides high quality training and consultation
services to anti-trafficking organizations around the USA.
Some highlights of Jessa's speaking career include speaking with legislators
at the Colorado State Capitol, keynoting at the ANSR Sociological Research
Conference, training the Department of Homeland Security, speaking at the
National Character Leadership Symposium, and filming with both Real Women
Real Stories and 27Million.
When she is not working, Jessa enjoys hiking Colorado's mountains with her
husband John, finds delight in artistically expressing herself through
photography, and is passionate about deeply connecting with people over
freshly brewed coffee.
Our meetings are open to organizations
and individuals who are interested in
stopping Modern Day Slavery, especially
in our community. We are a 501 C 3 organization as recognized by the IRS.
Roger Patrizio, Chairman
Human Trafficking Task Force of Southern Colorado