Human Trafficking

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ArticleMar 04, 2020 - 4:45pm

How Freedom a la Cart Supports Human Trafficking Survivors

Freedom a la Cart, a social enterprise, brings hope to survivors of human trafficking so that they can build new lives of freedom and self-sufficiency. The company believes that giving women practical job skills and helping them develop a strong work ethic are critical for creating a pathway to freedom.

ArticleMar 04, 2020 - 4:45pm

How Polished Pearl/Freedom Society Tea and Gifts Create Sustainable Freedom

After a life-changing trip to India in 2011, Nicole Robyn started Polished Pearl, a women’s and bridal accessories company that employs survivors of human trafficking. There she learned that of the 40 million + enslaved people, less than 1% have a way out. Of those, approximately 80% are re-exploited owing to the scarcity of employment opportunities.

Letters to CongressFeb 26, 2020 - 10:30am

U.S. Chamber Letter Supporting H.R. 2438, the “Not Invisible Act of 2019”

This Hill letter was sent to the House Committee on the Judiciary, supporting H.R. 2438, the “Not Invisible Act of 2019.”

Letters to CongressFeb 26, 2020 - 10:15am

Letter to House in Support of H.R. 2438 the "Not Invisible Act of 2019"

Dear Chairman Nadler and Ranking Member Collins : The U.S. Chamber of Co mmerce supports H.R. 2438 , the “Not Invisible Act of 2019,”which the Committee is expected to mark up on February 26 . This bill would enhance the abilityof tribal communities and t he federal government to combat human trafficking of NativeAmericans and Alaska Natives.

EventJan 15, 2020 - 8:30am to 1:30pm

Integrating Services for Trafficking Survivors

The event will feature top experts from government, the private sector, and social services who will discuss techniques to empower survivors and provide resources for healing. Participants will also discuss the use of technology to identify trafficking victims.  

Letters to CongressNov 19, 2019 - 2:15pm

U.S. Chamber Letter on S. 982, the "Not Invisible Act of 2019"

This Hill letter was sent to the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, supporting S. 982, the "Not Invisible Act of 2019."

EventSep 24, 2019 - 9:00am to 11:30am
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Countering Human Trafficking

The fight against human trafficking depends on business and government working together. Please join us on September 24 as the U.S. Chamber of Commerce hosts an event highlighting the key role businesses play in preventing human trafficking. The event will feature top experts from government, the private sector, and the transportation industry, who will discuss best practices.

ArticleFeb 12, 2019 - 3:15pm

How Marriott is Combating Human Trafficking.

Marriott International is committed to make 750,000+ hotel workers and 6,900 properties a part of the fight to combat modern slavery.

ArticleFeb 21, 2018 - 1:00pm

Deloitte's Support of the Fight Against Human Trafficking

  A strong relationship exists between the force for good through societal programs, such as ending human trafficking, and effective business strategies. Engagement benefits our communities and builds a more positive future that supports the following:Our core values: Active citizenship is one of Deloitte’s core values.