|Sent on:||Thursday, January 10, 2013 3:52 PM|
Happy New Year!
January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. Let’s start 2013 off by making a commitment to end modern day slavery in our time.
To recognize and honor the 27 million slaves worldwide, join DC SMS at the Bridge to Freedom Foundation (BTFF)’s “Discover, Witness and Act Against Human Trafficking.”
Where: Westin Georgetown • 2350 M Street NW • Washington, DC
When: Friday, January 11th
Ticket Info - Order at: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/1547734315 or
Details of this three-part event are listed below All SMS members are now eligible for the student rate.
1. Discover the facts: Survivor & Expert Panel
2. Witness the reality: Film Screening
3. Act to end human trafficking & empower survivors to lead thriving lives: Light the Way Gala
General Admission $50.00 (Includes 2 hours of bar service and hors d'oeuvres, $50 Spa Gift Certificate)
VIP $125.00 (Includes hors d'oeuvres, 4 hours of VIP bar service and seating, $100 Spa Gift Certificate)
The discounted registration rate to attend all three events (Discover, Witness and Act) are: Student $55.00/General Admission $75.
Join DC SMS and secure your tickets today: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/1547734315.
All proceeds from the event will go directly to Bridge to Freedom Foundation to increase our capacity to provide Personal Development, Professional Development and College Prep and Job Readiness Programs to ensure that survivors are able to lead thriving lives after years of slavery.
We hope you can join us for this full day of events -- or as many as you can!