Wednesday, November 05, 2014

Special Athens GOP Meeting this Monday - November 10th at 6:00pm

Atlanta has recently been named the number one city
in the U.S. for sexual exploitation

The Athens GOP will hold a special meeting this Monday at 6:00pm on the current human trafficking crisis in Georgia. We will have a panel discussion with representatives who are working through their organizations to combat this major problem. Following the panel discussion we will have a special presentation by Attorney General Sam Olens, who is dedicated to stopping Human Trafficking in our State.

Guest Presenter - Katie Griffin 
Currently lives in Commerce, Ga.Graduated from Emmanuel College with a BA in English, Minor in Communication. Married to Mitch Griffin and we have a son, Gage Griffin. I am a work from home Photographer, Reporter and Marketing Assistant.I am also on the Planning Committee for the Taking Aim at Human Trafficking's Family Outdoor Expo. We are currently planning the 2015 FOE and are so excited about all of our new and current partners and vendors. My passion for helping others and benefitting others with my abilities is what drives me. 

Organizations Committed to stopping Human Trafficking in Georgia

StreetGrace  -
StreetGrace works with Georgia lawmakers as well as communities in raising awareness about Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking (DMST) and how to end the cycle of DMST in Metro Atlanta and throughout the USA.

BeLoved Atlanta -
Beloved Atlanta help women overcome the barriers of sexual exploitation
by restoring value through Christ.

Revved Up Kids -
Teaching children and teens how to recognize warning signs from strangers and people they know and how to defend themselves using their bodies and their voices. They educate kids, make them strong and make them confident that they do not have to be a victim.


Meeting Information

Monday, November 10th at 6:00pm

Country Inn & Suites 
236 Old Epps Bridge Road
Athens, GA 30606 (Click Here for Map)

The Athens GOP Meets the 2nd Monday of Every month at 6:00pm.  Our meetings are held at the Country Inn & Suites (Near Applebees and Hilltop Grille) 
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