800,000 people are trafficked across international borders every year, of which 80% are female and half are children.
Human trafficking generates a profit of $32 billion every year.
80% of trafficking involves sexual exploitation, and 19% involves labor exploitation.
THE HARD TRUTH
Human trafficking is a form of modern-day slavery in which traffickers use force, fraud, or coercion to control victims for the purpose of engaging in commercial sex acts or labor services against his/her will.
Sex trafficking has been found in a wide variety of venues within the sex industry, including residential brothels, escort services, fake massage businesses, strip clubs, and street prostitution.
Labor trafficking has been found in diverse labor settings including, domestic work, small businesses, large farms, and factories.
Manna Outreach and Resource's Community Watcher project is dedicated to eradicating Human trafficking in the Corridor through Education, Legislative Advocacy, and Community Partnerships.
We provide Human Trafficking Awareness training to individual, community groups, civic and religious organizations. We work to continually strengthen our nation and federal laws which provide justice for victims. We coordinate efforts among the local community memebers to ensure safty of the community and recover victims.