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A Call to Abolition
May 12, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
WHAT – A Call to Abolition – No matter where you live, Human Trafficking is happening in your community. Join us to learn what is being done to end it and how you can help.
WHEN – Thursday May 12th 2016 6PM-9PM
WHERE – The Ware Center 42 N. Prince Street Lancaster
WHO – Brought to you by Freez Entertainment,
NIMBY (Not in my Back Yard) & CHANGE PURSE.
WHY – The Benefit will help provide some funding for Change Purse and their mission as well as to kick start their new location in Lancaster. MORE DETAILS BELOW.
COST: Donation $ or a Gently Used Purse for our purse drive.
Tickets are available by Donation or by donating a Gently Used Purse.
Learn about your slavery footprint
Walk in the shoes of a trafficking victim
Meet representatives from local anti-trafficking organizations
Enjoy music & atmosphere, coffee & dessert, silent auctions & photo booth fun
Purchase bags from Change Purse & items made by survivors of trafficking
All proceeds from this event support locally based anti-trafficking organizations
WHAT IS CHANGE PURSE?
The women who founded Change Purse wanted to make a difference. These said women who run Change Purse are a pack of Mothers who donate & volunteer their time to do what they can to help Victims of Trafficking. They collect gently used purses and then they resell them. 100% of the proceeds goes towards their mission.
WHAT IS NIMBY?
NIMBY or Not In My Backyard was founded by Bethany Smith Woodcock. And the name speaks for itself. We won’t tolerate this thing called “Trafficking” in our neighborhoods. Not only does human trafficking need eradicated world wide but it’s happening right in your own neighborhoods.
Coffee and deserts will be provided by Lancaster’s own
Prince Street Cafe & The Baker’s Table.
Now this is where you come in. As a guest you’ll not only be helping with your donations, learning how to make a difference but you’ll also have access to bidding on some wonderful items as well as enjoying coffee n desert.
MORE DETAILS COMING SOON.