RAWA-Houston Panel Discussion and Networking Event

paneldiscussion may12 bannerRaindrop Women's Association, UNICEF USA and United Against Human Trafficking partnered to organize this panel discussion which will focus on issues regarding modern-day slavery, such as direct victim services, community response efforts, policy and advocacy, law enforcement and the legal landscape. We hope that it will help our community to better understand the nature and scope of the problem in our region.

This event is also a networking event for professionals from every walk of life in the area. The program starts with an open buffet dinner. There will also a number of organizations at vendor booths to advertise their programs and services.

Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 6:30pm

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Jenna Cooper

Community Education Specialist at United Against Human Trafficking


Rep. Senfronia Thompson

State Representative District 141

Dr. Robert Sanborn

President & CEO, Children at Risk

Dr. Rebecca Pfeffer

Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice Faculty  at UHD

Heidi Kahle

Global Citizenship Fellow at UNICEF USA

 Rachel Alvarez

Trafficked Persons Assistance Program Case Manager

YMCA International


Organization booths


United Against Human Trafficking

YMCA International

Embrace Relief Foundation SW

Catholic Charities

Together in Hope