Our state ranks in the top 10
Top ten states with the highest number of reported human trafficking cases a year. These are only the cases that are even reported. Between 2012 and 2017, the Atlanta human trafficking industry climbed from $232 million to $290 million, which is seven times more than Cooperative Program giving in the state.
just 12 years old
The average age of a child sold into human trafficking.
The Department of Justice reports that 50 to 60 percent of children sold into human trafficking are American children, many of them coming out of foster care.
We will confront human trafficking
We will confront the human trafficking epidemic with programs, housing, and mentors who will help redeem young lives. We will train churches to recognize human trafficking as well as partners in their community who can help them prevent it.