Town Hall 2018

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January 18, 2018 .|. Doors: 5:45pm .|. Program: 6:00 – 8:00pm .|. Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Discovery Center
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The Program
Join StolenYouth in partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Discovery Center for a panel discussion that will explore racial, gender and economic inequalities in child sex trafficking.
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It is estimated that between 300-500 children are trafficked each year in Seattle. Sadly, this issue disproportionately affects children who are unstably housed, victims of sex abuse, economically disadvantaged, and persons of color.
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Panelists:

  • Yasmin Vafa, Executive Director, Rights4Girls
  • Peter Qualliotine, Co-Founder & Director of Men's Accountability, Organization for Prostitution Survivors
  • Shaquita Bell, MD, FAAP, Clinical Associate Professor, Seattle Children's Hospital

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Moderators:
StolenYouth board members:

  • Val Richey, King County Senior Deputy Prosecuting Attorney
  • Susan Long-Walsh, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Senior Recruiter

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SOLD OUT

You can view the event on Facebook Live

For more information, please contact rachel@stolenyouth.org.
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Before and after the program, guests are welcome to explore the “Women Hold Up Half the Sky” exhibit in the Discovery Center galleries and find ways to get involved with a variety of local partner organizations.

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