Human Trafficking Awareness Week

CSU Chico & “STOP!” present their Human Trafficking Awareness Week, April 14th-17th,  with daily seminars & evening speakers -- including 2 survivors of human trafficking.  All events are free & open to the public.


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Tuesday, April 15

4:30-6:00 Colusa 100:  The Essential Abolitionist John Vanek, Lt. (retired) San Jose Human Trafficking Task Force & Vikki Zitto Run for Courage

7:30-9:30 BMU Auditorium:
SURVIVOR SPEAKS: Carissa Phelps, Trafficking Survivor

Wednesday, April 16
4:30-6:00 Colusa 100:  Resources for survivors 

6:00-6:30:International Trafficking, Student Research

7:30-9:30 BMU Auditorium: SURVIVOR SPEAKS:  Shamere McKenzie, Survivor

Thursday, April 17
4:30-6:30 Colusa 100:  Complexities of Human Trafficking
7:30-9:30 BMU Auditorium SPEAKER:  JD Stier, Campaign Manager, Raise Hope for Congo