How many of us could say we were not even a face in the crowd?
How many of us could say no one even knows our name?
How many of us have no idea what our real age is?
There are few of us that fit into that category.
We are known. We have a face that others want to see. We celebrate our birthdays (often for a whole month) , anniversaries, girls/boys night out, & so many other things.
Could you imagine if that were not so?
What if no-one knew your name?
If I could make it right for the 36 million slaves to be known I would. I feel like writing about it and talking about it helps a little bit. It is like that starfish story from my classroom. As long as I can save one.
Through this week I have learned of several domestic human trafficking organizations. I have heard stories of people WITH names and faces who live in my county who have been directly touched by slavery.
I can make a difference and so can you. Make a plan to learn about what you can do in your neck of the woods to bring awareness to this human tragedy that has lasted for ever and ever and can stop with us!
Check out these sites for more information:
Comment with others that I need to know about. The more we know the better we are.