We are a community group of purpose, goals, and action. We seek to combat modern slavery, which is the economic exploitation of individuals through the use of violence and coercion, and human trafficking, which is the modern-day slave trade. Come join us and explore how you can take part!



A world without slavery.



To end slavery forever by leveraging the power of the community to - Create a forum for education, engagement, and action - Foster grassroots movements for local change in our own community and around the world, and - Complement existing efforts of NGO’s, government, private sector, and the community.



Raising awareness - Conducting grassroots campaigns - Sponsoring and coordinating events - Raising funds for anti-slavery movement - Advocating effective anti-slavery related policy - Empowering and guiding other groups - Inspiring others to take action.

For more info, please see our website: http://www.stopmodernslavery.org. Want to receive a free weekly digest of the important trafficking news from around the world?

Sign up for our Abolitionist's Digest at https://app.e2ma.net/app/view:Join/signupId:54026.

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Recent Meetups

  • 4 days ago · 7:00 PM

    Training Team Planning Meeting

    21 People Against Human Trafficking | 5.00 5.001

    Yes! We are now moving forward off of the tremendous momentum of the WalkFest. If you are interested in learning more about the DC Stop Modern Slavery Training Program,... Learn more
  • 6 days ago · 6:00 PM

    National Premiere: In Plain Sight Film Screening

    26 People Against Human Trafficking | 5.00 5.002

    In January 2015, Word Pictures will be publicly releasing a national documentary entitled “In Plain Sight.” (www.inplainsightfilm.com)   This film conveys the issue of... Learn more
  • October 20 · 6:30 PM

    ADVOCACY Team meeting - END DEMAND campaign

    7 People Against Human Trafficking

    Come and join us for the October Advocacy Team meeting! We need to collaborate and strategize regarding educating the DC residents about DEMAND in DC, and how our draft... Learn more
  • October 4 · 9:00 AM

    Stop Modern Slavery WalkFest

    62 People Against Human Trafficking | 5.00 5.001

    We invite you to join us at the 6th Annual Stop the Modern Slavery WalkFest, Saturday, October 4, on the National Mall! Register here. Also, check out our Living Social... Learn more
  • September 29 · 7:00 PM

    Training Team Planning Meeting

    9 People Against Human Trafficking

    Yes! The DC Stop Modern Slavery Training Team is re-launching our Training Team Planning Meetings to discuss our training program and reach out to organizations,... Learn more
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