Ever since Fatima Bey was a young girl, she knew she was here for a specific purpose. “God put me here to change lives,” she said. And that’s exactly what she’s doing. For years, the talented seamstress, teacher, and entrepreneur has been faithfully helping Kinship United take on a preventative approach to human trafficking. Fatima’s […]
How To Stop Human Trafficking Before It Starts
World Day Against Trafficking in Persons is coming up on July 30th. The buying and selling of humans, known as human trafficking, is one of the world’s worst crimes. In fact, human trafficking affects every country in the world. (UN) With an issue so global, it can seem overwhelming, right? But there are ways we […]
Modern Slavery in the Dominican Republic, and How You Can Help
Dark hands chop sugar cane morning until night, and only make enough money to eat one meal the next day. These hands belong to a Haitian child who is an illegal immigrant in the Dominican Republic. He can’t go home, but he can’t stay here either. He’s a slave. Can you imagine working at the […]
Siblings put to Work Keeping Watch for Monkeys – Now Rescued!
Paul and Veronica’s parents were murdered, and in an instant, they were orphans. Thankfully, their family was there to help…or so it seemed. Paul and Veronica’s aunt took them to her house to stay with her. But her intentions were far from good. As soon as they got there, she put them to work. While […]