Unite 2017
Aug
1
5:00 pm17:00

Unite 2017

  • OKRA Charity Saloon

Visit Eventbrite to purchase tickets for an evening of fun to support the mission of United Against Human Trafficking.

Trauma-informed care training
Aug
4
Aug 5

Trauma-informed care training

  • Chrisrr Evangelical Presbyterian Church

The Landing and Redeemed Ministries invite you to learn from Dr. Dan Sartor, PHD, LCPC, NCC On the first weekend of August. The goal of the training is to teach those assisting trafficked persons in recognizing and effectively addressing the neurochemical responses to prior stress and trauma.

Tickets are available at Eventbrite and breakfast and snack will be available both days.

2nd annual Keep Houston Free gala
Sep
14
6:30 pm18:30

2nd annual Keep Houston Free gala

  • Bell Tower on 34th

Tickets, Table sponsorships and donation opportunities are now available online for the 2nd Keep Houston Free gala in support of Redeemed Ministries which will be held at The Bell Tower on 34th. The keynote speaker will be Julia who is a graduate of Redeemed's aftercare program and funds will help support the continuation and growth of Redeemed as it strives to assist local survivors of trafficking.

Chip In For Freedom golf tournament
Sep
22
7:00 am07:00

Chip In For Freedom golf tournament

  • Battleground at Deer Park golf course

Register online to participate in a fun day of golf while helping Free the Captives provide a life of freedom after trafficking for Houston teens. Sign-in will begin at 7 am and the shotgun start will be at 8. Lunch will be provided as well as prizes.

To be a sponsor email info@freethecaptiveshouston.com

Heart for Freedom art show and auction
Sep
29
5:00 pm17:00

Heart for Freedom art show and auction

  • Church at 1548 Heights

Tickets can be purchased online for an art show that will benefit Free the Captives. "Chic" tickets provide an evening art auction, cash bar, live music and artists painting in person. "VIP" tickets also include an afternoon luncheon and a chance to talk with the artists about their work.

We See You rally
Oct
13
Oct 14

We See You rally

  • Bissonnet Street Houston, TX United States

Houston area residents are gathering together in an area known for human trafficking to let sex buyers know that sexual slavery is no longer a hidden crime. T-shirts that mark participants will be available for $10 at check-in. For more information please contact info@freethecaptiveshouston.com

Light Up the Night 5K for Unbound
Oct
14
8:00 am08:00

Light Up the Night 5K for Unbound

Unbound has run Light Up the Night for several years, but this year there will be runs in Waco, Houston, Ft Worth , and College Station. There will be more info as the time comes closer.


Illuminate the Path to Freedom art show and gala
Jul
26
6:00 pm18:00

Illuminate the Path to Freedom art show and gala

  • Growthli

Enjoy a gala evening with art, food and drinks while knowing that 100% of the proceeds are going to support the mission of The Landing, United Against Human Trafficking, and Hope Rising in bringing freedom to the trafficked of Houston. Tickets can be purchased online at Eventbrite.

Application deadline for fall training session
Jul
24
1:00 pm13:00

Application deadline for fall training session

  • Free the Captives

Those interested in the 6 week fall session of  the in-depth volunteer training for Free the Captives will need to email volunteer@freethecaptiveshouston.com for an application and mail it to Free the Captives by July 24th.

The six week session begins September 17th and runs through November 5th as October 15th is skipped. It is vital to attend all the sessions in order to be qualified as a Free the Captives volunteer.

Reimagine Pop Up Shop
Jul
20
Jul 22

Reimagine Pop Up Shop

  • A 2nd Cup

Join A 2nd Cup in supporting the mission of Love 146 and get great bargins.

Houston Fiber Fest
Jun
23
Jun 25

Houston Fiber Fest

  • Berry Center

Come and enjoy the third annual Houston Fiber Fest. Vendors are open from 10 am to 6 pm on Friday and Saturday and from 11 am to 4 pm on Sunday. Support Texas fiber artists and suppliers of tools for making your own art.

Elijah Rising basic training
Jun
17
9:00 am09:00

Elijah Rising basic training

  • 5818 Southwest Freeway Houston, TX, 77057 United States

Register online to attend Elijah Rising's Saturday training  program. Learn about some of the root causes of trafficking and ways to help. Attendees will also be given a chance to browse and purchase items from Kendleton Farm which is a local safe house and residential restoration facility for those seeking to find a life of continuing freedom after having been trafficked.

Pizza party for freedom
Jun
10
11:00 am11:00

Pizza party for freedom

  • TP Hill pavillion White Rock Lake

Bring your family, your friends and your favorite pizza recipe and have a great time at the first ever Pizza Party for Freedom. Tickets and entry registration are available online and will go to support Redeemed Ministries' continuing efforts at providing aftercare for local survivors of trafficking. Along with the opportunity to taste the pizza entries there will be raffles and games for all ages to enjoy

Local Fare for Local Freedom
Jun
4
5:00 pm17:00

Local Fare for Local Freedom

  • A 2nd Cup

Tickets are now available online for A 2nd Cup's second Local Fare for Local Freedom. Come and taste the culinary skills of several local chefs as they compete for the title of Freedom Chef.  Attendees will vote for for their favorite chef by giving donations that will help provide funds both to increase local awareness of trafficking as well as to support local after-care programs.

Dance across Texas
May
19
8:00 pm20:00

Dance across Texas

  • Dance Across Texas Dancehall

Austinites 18 and up are invited to a night of dancing and live music with All Hat No Cadillac while providing support for women who have been rescued from trafficking and are learning how to live a life of liberty.

Tickets at the door are $16 while those 21 and older may register online.

A Night for Freedom
May
15
2:00 pm14:00

A Night for Freedom

  • Piazza on the Villiage

DFW residents are invited to a formal-dress gala to support the work of Rescue Her. There will be live music, a three course meal and the chance to hear the founder of Rescue Her tell of the work the organization is doing to provide liberty to victims of local trafficking. Tickets are available online and there is a discount for the purchase of an entire table.

Dig Day
May
13
1:00 pm13:00

Dig Day

  • Millican Reserve

Sign up online for this year's Dig Day. Mercy Project and the Millican Alliance have joined together again this year to provide a fun time of outdoor activities including fishing, a giant dirt dig, and heavy equipment to explore. Mercy Project secures the freedom of children in Ghana and is helping the families become financially independent in order to break the cycle of poverty and enslavement.

Serve Model with Bonnie Martin LPC
May
11
May 12

Serve Model with Bonnie Martin LPC

  • Antioch Community Church

Early-bird ticket pricing is available for this intensive two day workshop described as a "Brain-based approach for complex traumatic stress".  This course is especially helpful for those in law enforcement, education, and restorative non-profits and provides Continuing Education Credits for several fields. The course will show the physiological affects of stress trauma on the brain and discuss ways of assisting patients and clients in developing healthy ways of coping with the past.

Law enforcement info session
May
9
7:00 pm19:00

Law enforcement info session

  • A 2nd Cup

A panel of Harris county and Houston city law enforcement professionals will be moderated by an assistant professor from the Criminal Justice department of the University of Houston-downtown. They will discuss the current state of trafficking in the city and what legislative and enforcement steps are being taken to bring liberty to those affected.

Redeemed clean-up day
May
6
9:00 am09:00

Redeemed clean-up day

  • Redeemed office

Area residents are invited to help Redeemed Ministries this weekend as they spring clean their office and property. There will be tree and bush trimming for those who prefer to be outdoors and organizing of donated items for volunteers wishing to be inside.

For further information please email bobbie@redemeedministries.com

Screening of I Am Jane Doe
Apr
28
6:00 pm18:00

Screening of I Am Jane Doe

  • Crosspoint Community Church-Westgreen

Elijah Rising and Not in Our City invite you to register through Eventbrite for a free screening of I am Jane Doe. This is the recently released movie about the fight of mothers of trafficking victims to bring the owners and operators of Backpage to justice for trafficking in the rape of minors. Please note that there are no actual restrictions, but due to the graphic and emotionally intense nature of the subject it is highly recommended that only teens and older view this movie.

Race2Rescue 5K
Apr
22
7:30 am07:30

Race2Rescue 5K

  • Gateway Church

Register online now for Rescue Her's Race2Rescue 5K fundraiser.

Check in starts at 7:30 am and the run starts at 9 with an after party for the whole family when the race is over.

Dunn Bros. annual spring art sale
Apr
8
9:00 am09:00

Dunn Bros. annual spring art sale

  • Dunn Bros. Coffee

This will be Naomi's third year at the Dunn Bros. Sale and she is happy to welcome Marietta as a fellow artist. Naomi is adding items made from retired saris to her standard line-up of handspun yarn as well as accessories made using a variety of techniques. Marietta will be providing handmade spa items, such as soap cozies and bath soaks, along with houseplants and herbs in handpainted containers. Information from several anti-trafficking organizations will also be available at the table.

Not in My City
Mar
31
7:00 pm19:00

Not in My City

  • Antioch Community church

Residents of Waco and the surrounding area are invited to learn more about trafficking and steps being taken to stop it.

An Italian Affair "pop-up" dinner
Mar
29
7:00 pm19:00

An Italian Affair "pop-up" dinner

  • Forthright Cafe

Chef Monique Sandhu and the Forthright Cafe invite Austin area residents to a delicious dinner. Ten percent of the ticket price will go to Redeemed Ministries to help local teen trafficking victims find restoration and recovery in a safe and nurturing place. Tickets for this multi-course meal are $40 and can be  purchased online through Eventbrite.

Free the Captives volunteer meeting
Mar
26
4:00 pm16:00

Free the Captives volunteer meeting

  • Bridgepoint Bible Church

Those interested in making Houston a center for liberty instead of trafficking are invited to attend Free the Captives' monthly volunteer meeting. They are working on two major upcoming projects and need people with a variety of skills to pitch in.

Meet trafficking survivor Annie Lobart
Mar
26
2:30 pm14:30

Meet trafficking survivor Annie Lobart

  • Freedom Outpost Houston

Doors open at 2:15 and the public is welcome for this opportunity to hear the story of Annie Lobart and learn how she is moving beyond her past to help those who are still in bondage.

Stix and Brix Fundraiser for Treasured Vessels
Mar
25
7:00 pm19:00

Stix and Brix Fundraiser for Treasured Vessels

  • Lofty Spaces

The is a desperate shortage of safe housing across the US for juveniles rescued from sex-trafficking. Treasured Vessels is working to change this by building housing shaped by the needs of those who have  been trafficked.  

This event will provide cocktails and dinner along with the chance to hear from a nationally recognized authority on the needs of at-risk and trafficked children and what is being done to address those needs. There will also be both live and silent auctions of construction materials and tools with the entire proceeds going to the building fund.

Tickets can be purchased through Eventbrite and those who are not able to attend are still able to donate through the Hope Fund.

Outreach training
Mar
24
1:30 pm13:30

Outreach training

  • Antioch Community Church office

UnBound Houston and Rescue Houston are working together for an outreach and training will be available to those interested. For more information email christa.mayfield@unboundnow.org .

Fashion and Philanthropy event
Mar
21
8:30 am08:30

Fashion and Philanthropy event

  • Hazen Jewelry

Hazen Jewelry and Worth New York invite you to enjoy snacks and drinks while enjoying their exclusive collection and supporting liberty. Ten percent of all proceeds will be donated to Freedom Place which provides Equine Therapy for survivors of human trafficking.

Just Ride For a Just Cause
Mar
18
7:30 am07:30

Just Ride For a Just Cause

  • Simonton Community Church

Choose to ride anywhere from 11 to 65 miles along a fully supported "BP MS150 Recommended Ride" (not being a cyclist I am uncertain what that means, although it seems to be a good thing) to help fight sex-trafficking and provide funds to support and care for those who have been rescued.

Along with the course being fully supported, breakfast and lunch will also be provided. Tickets are available at the Just Ride for a Just Cause website at a slightly reduced price from day-of-event entry fees

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