MIAMI 2020 | SATURDAY, JANUARY 25TH

ONE TEAM

AGAINST

HUMAN TRAFFICKING

WHEN:

Saturday, January 25, 2020

WHERE:

St. Thomas University School of Law
Moot Court Room & Cordero Breezeway
16401 N.W. 37th Avenue
Miami Gardens, FL 33054

WHAT:

Join us as we come together as #ONETEAM against human trafficking, not only surrounding the Super Bowl, but all year long. This free event is open to the public and includes an interfaith prayer featuring guest speakers and survivors, followed by a reception and resource fair. Participants may also attend a training on human trafficking and volunteer at a Convenience Stores Against Trafficking outreach to help locate missing children.

This event is part of the Stop Sex Trafficking Campaign spearheaded by The Miami Super Bowl Host Committee, The Women’s Fund Miami-Dade, and the Office of Miami-Dade State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle.  It is proudly hosted by IN OUR BACKYARD, THE SALVATION ARMY, and THE JOHN J. BRUNETTI HUMAN TRAFFICKING ACADEMY of St. Thomas University School of Law.

PROGRAM:

9:00 am – 10:30 am: Main Program & Interfaith Prayer

10:30 am – 11:00 am: Community Reception & Resource Fair

11:00 am – 2:00 pm: Human Trafficking Training OR Convenience Store Outreach (Optional)

GUEST SPEAKERS:

The Honorable Jeanette Nuñez, Lieutenant Governor of Florida

The Honorable Oliver G. Gilbert III, Mayor, City of Miami Gardens

Brenda Mezick, Esq., Assistant State Attorney, Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office

Kathy Andersen, Executive Director, The Women’s Fund Miami-Dade

Shamere McKenzie, Survivor of Human Trafficking
CEO, Sun Gate Foundation
Jamaica’s Anti-Human Trafficking Ambassador

Nita Belles, Executive Director, IN OUR BACKYARD

Jeff Lenard, Vice President, Strategic Industry Initiatives
National Association of Convenience Stores

Cheryl Csiky, Pastoral Advocate and Survivor of Human Trafficking

Lt. Colonel Dawn Luyk, Florida Divisional Director of Women’s Ministries, The Salvation Army

Human Trafficking Training (11:00am-12:30pm)

Corporal Alan Wilkett, Community Relations, Pasco County Sheriff’s Office
Florida Law Enforcement Officer of the Year (2017)

SPACE IS LIMITED. REGISTER AT:
WWW.INOURBACKYARD.ORG/LINKING-FREEDOM

Organizations are invited to share their work against human trafficking at the event’s resource fair.
Tables are limited – Register today!