Events, Information, and News

SisterSquad to Exhibit at MN Landscape Arboretum 8/16-18

SisterSquad to Exhibit at MN Landscape Arboretum 8/16-18
SisterSquad Apparel will be exhibiting at the annual Landscape Arboretum's "Art in the Garden" Event this Friday, August 16th to Sunday, August 18t...

Shop SisterSquad Apparel at Target Field

Shop SisterSquad Apparel at Target Field
Come see SisterSquad Apparel at Gate 34 August 5th and 6th!

2019 Trafficking In Persons (TIP) Released

2019 Trafficking In Persons (TIP) Released

An estimated 25 million people worldwide are suffering from labor and sex trafficking today.

https://www.state.gov/secretary-of-state-michael-r-pompeo-at-the-2019-trafficking-in-persons-report-launch-ceremony/

Stop The Trafficking Run 2019

Stop The Trafficking Run 2019
This event is about the fight for freedom from sexual exploitation and trafficking in our communities. Help support the healing and restoration of victims and survivors. One day the goal is to live in a state, and live in a country where sexual exploitation and trafficking no longer exists.

Time to Sign Up for the Stop The Trafficking Walk/Run 5K!

Time to Sign Up for the Stop The Trafficking Walk/Run 5K!
https://www.stopthetraffickingrun.org/?utm_source=Stop+the+Trafficking+5K&utm_campaign=42934f3059-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2019_02_19_09_07&utm_mediu...

Dozens arrested, trafficking victims rescued in undercover operation, BCA says

Dozens arrested, trafficking victims rescued in undercover operation, BCA says
"This operation is an example of the aggressive steps necessary to stop traffickers and johns who buy and sell people for sex in our communities," BCA Superintendent Drew Evans said in a statement. "We can't let this crime continue, and we must work together to stop it."

Fines earmarked to combat sexual exploitation were paid as a bonus to a private attorney

Fines earmarked to combat sexual exploitation were paid as a bonus to a private attorney
A KARE 11 investigation revealed that Minnesota courts often ignored the law and cut defendants convicted in sex trafficking cases a break by waiving the mandatory fine. KARE 11’s analysis of court records from 2011 through 2017 revealed that Minnesota judges failed to impose the fine on 60 percent of sex traffickers and a third of all buyers.

Signs of Trafficking Training Course

Signs of Trafficking Training Course
Know the signs. Break the chain. End human trafficking.

Testimonial from The Link Safe Harbor

Testimonial from The Link Safe Harbor
A former client and youth staff member offers this testimonial for The Link...

It's a New Year! Make a New Commitment to Volunteer!

It's a New Year!  Make a New Commitment to Volunteer!
Become a volunteer!  You CAN make a difference! Kindness Matters!

Traveling Over The Holidays? Hotline to report suspicious activity: 1-888-373-7888

Traveling Over The Holidays? Hotline to report suspicious activity:  1-888-373-7888
MnDOT funds and regulates multiple modes of transportation in the state of Minnesota, including highways, airports, transit systems, party buses and maintains a system of rest areas that are visited by over 20 million travelers annually. MnDOT is also one of the largest construction employers in the state. Minnesota ranks high nationally for occurrences of human trafficking. Transportation often provides the means for human trafficking. Be on the lookout - report suspicious activity!  Help rescue a child or possibly even safe a life!

Holiday Shopping: Survivor Jewelry. Thursday, November 15th 6-9pm

Holiday Shopping:  Survivor Jewelry.  Thursday, November 15th 6-9pm
First ever Sisters Shop for Freedom event!