San Mateo County Democracy for America meets the first Wednesday of every month at Woodside Road United Methodist Church in Redwood City, CA.

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Before Our Very Eyes: Human Trafficking Happening Here

Wednesday, May 04, 2016 at 07:00 PM
Woodside Road United Methodist Church 2000 Woodside Roade Redwood City, CA 94062


Yes, right here in the neighborhoods of the Peninsula!  Betty Ann Hagenau, Co-Founder and Execuive Director of Bay Area Anti-Trafficking Coalition (BAATC), will discuss modern-day slavery and explain how to identify human trafficking in the midst of our daily lives, so that we're able to make a difference and save lives. 


Also speaking will be Pamela Estes, community advocate and President of the Redwood City Parks and Arts Foundation, who will give us a preview of Human Trafficking Awareness Day, a day-long event for all of San Mateo County, from 11 am to 5 pm, on Saturday, May 14, at Courthouse Square and the San Mateo County History Museum in Redwood City.  That day will include a walk through downtown Redwood City, live music, art, resource group and vendor booths, a rally, a panel discussion on human trafficking prevention and rescue. a reception and a new film.  See event details and schedule at:


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