Efforts to Increase Awareness
Currently at least 100,000 American children are being used as commodities for sale or trade in cities across the nation. These kids are 21st Century slaves. They cannot walk away.
A quarter-century ago, a police commander said to me, “The only way not to find this problem in any community is simply not to look for it.“
– Ernie Allen, President and CEO, National Center for Missing and Exploited Children in the Foreward of the book “Renting Lacy” by U.S. Representative Linda Smith, Shared Hope International.