CAHT Volunteer Questionnaire

President Annie Garrison handed out a one-page questionnaire at the New Member Orientation Meeting (Feb. 21) that will help her and the board focus on growing CAHT and fine-tuning some of our energies in a more productive way.  So jump on the link and take a few minutes to let us know about…

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New Member Orientation Special Guest Monique Payne

Monique Payne, Residential Coach Monique Payne is a Residential Coach at Selah Freedom where she works directly with survivors of sex trafficking. She is a survivor of sexual exploitation, which is why she is dedicated to helping other women overcome their past. Monique walks alongside survivors on their journey into…

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President’s Note – February 2018

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.     Margaret Mead And… CAHT members are committed and united in erasing the horrible slave crime of human trafficking. Never doubt that human trafficking exists in our own…

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February 2018 General Meeting

CAHT-SouthShore’s February 19th general meeting will feature Cissy Boza Sevelin. Mrs. Sevelin has devoted most of her legal career to assisting families and victims of domestic violence. She serves as a volunteer teen court judge through the Juvenile Diversion Program, attorney ad litem for Crossroads for Florida Kids, Inc., and…

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Bridging Freedom Reception

The Bridging Freedom – A Glimpse Into a Future of Hope – reception was held on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, for human trafficking nonprofits, community leaders, and donors to celebrate the progress in the construction of their new on-campus housing facility. Laura Hamilton, President, and Corporal Alan Wilkett, Pasco County Sherriff’s…

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Selah Freedom 5th Fashion Show January 2018

CAHT-Southshore members attended Selah Freedom’s 5th fashion show, A New Beginning, held at Five Points Park in Sarasota on January 25, 2018. Glorious day with fashions by Rent the Runway, boutiques lining the boulevard, champagne, delicious lunch, and every attendee and survivor celebrating the hope, dreams and inspirations of all…

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USF Panel, End Human Trafficking January 2018

A true collaboration involving human trafficking nonprofit leaders, USF students, law enforcement, the legal community, and USF professors from the College of Public Health shared their experiences and ideas at USF’s first End Human Trafficking: A Community Approach Conference held on January 26, 2018. Professor Elizabeth Dunn, Department of Global…

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CAHT-Southshore Teams Raises $440

The Campaign Against Human Trafficking team raised $440 at Saturday’s 5K/walk race held at Pasco Hernando State College.  All the monies raised at this family event benefitted the following human trafficking nonprofits:  Bridging Freedom, Healing Root Ministry, Justice Restoration Center, Loving You Where You Are At, Redefining Refuge and the…

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Galaxy Bridge Club Donates $1,000

Galaxy Bridge Club of Sun City Center donated $1,000 to Campaign Against Human Trafficking yesterday at their January game.  Their generous contribution will go toward our continued efforts in supporting safe homes, law enforcement, schools  and other nonprofits involved in the fight to eliminate human trafficking in the SouthShore area.  Donna…

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