Founded in 2011, Saving Innocence, is a non-profit organization located in Los Angeles, California that is dedicated to ending the profit making of children through sexual exploitation.
This non-profit works closely with local law enforcement, social service providers, and schools in an effort to prevent this kind of abuse from happening.
Saving Innocence offers many supportive services and workshops.
According to this website every year between 100,000 to 300,000 youth are at risk for commercial sexual exploitation in the United States. The average age of children being forced into the commercial sex industry is 12 years old.
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*Disclaimer – This post is for general information only and part of the Blogging From A-to-Z Challenge (April 2016). I am not affiliated with or endorse this non-profit organization. Please use caution when donating online.
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Those numbers are scary. Thank goodness for organizations like Saving Innocence.
I don’t think people realize how many children that go missing end up sold as sex slaves. Makes me sick! I wish there was so much more awareness of this!
Just horrible. I am glad that you are building awareness
This is a cause that really needs a lot of awareness. Thank you for reading.