WAYS TO GET INVOLVED

HERE ARE JUST A FEW WAYS TO BE A PART OF ENDING HUMAN TRAFFICKING




CUSTODIAL SERVICES

 

Those with the gift of service, we have a volunteer position open to clean the Trafficking Hope Baton Rouge office once a week. This position will be up until it is filled. Please submit an email to mgaudet@traffickinghope.org. In the subject line type "Volunteer to Clean Office".






Research Trafficking News Stories

There is so much we still need to learn about trafficking. If you enjoy reading the news online, Trafficking Hope needs your help to find news stories related to human trafficking. Please email a short synopsis and the link to news@traffickinghope.org. In the subject line type "Title of the article or video news source







Organize a Fundraising Event

It takes finances to expand our reach into all the world, for those of you with the gift of hospitality and giving, please consider your skills, hobbies, and/or profession to host a fundraising event to raise money to combat human trafficking. Think about what type of event would work best in your sphere of influence, download the form here and submit your event idea to fundraising@traffickinghope.org. In the subject line type "Fundraising Event Request".


 

 

 

Information Booths

If you have a passion to share with people what you know about human trafficking, consider hosting a Trafficking Hope information booth at a local event such as conferences, festivals, and symposiums in Alabama, Louisiana, Texas, and Washington. Please submit an email to volunteer@traffickinghope.org letting us know of your interest. In the subject line type "Volunteer for Information Booths". You can also let us know if you hear of an event we should attend.


 

 

 

Public Speaking (English and Spanish)

If you feel comfortable speaking in front of a class or large crowd, please consider representing Trafficking Hope as a speaker in Alabama, Louisiana, Texas, and Washington. Speaking engagements last between 5 minutes to 2 hours. To be considered for the Speakers's Bureau, please submit a brief bio to speakers@traffickinghope.org. In the subject line type "Volunteer for Public Speaking". If selected for training, you will be notified of upcoming training dates as they are scheduled along with speaker requirements.






Social Media Postings

Raising awareness is so important in the fight against human trafficking. Trafficking Hope needs your help keeping people informed about what is happening through social media. Consider submitting post ideas, such as quotes, images, articles, and videos to media@traffickinghope.org. In the subject line type "Social Media Post". If your post is selected you will be acknowledged as a contributor.







Writing Blogs

If you enjoy written communication, consider helping Trafficking Hope write a blog about human trafficking. Please submit original material (with 500 words or less)  to media@traffickinghope.org. In the subject line type "Blog_Title of Blog" and in the body of the email explicitly give permission to Trafficking Hope to use the content on social media, youtube, and the website. If the blog is used by Trafficking Hope, you will be recognized as the author.








Awareness Videos/Photography

Some of you may be gifted in media, your ability to create original human trafficking awareness videos or taking great photographs may help people become aware that human trafficking exists in their own backyard. Consider submitting your video and/or photograph to media@traffickinghope.org. In the subject line type "Awareness Video/Photograph" and in the body of the email explicitly give permission to Trafficking Hope to use the content on social media, youtube, and the website. If the video/photograph is selected by Trafficking Hope, you will be recognized as the creator.





Translation

There are so many people who need to hear the message of hope; some of them speak Spanish. If you have the ability to translate manuscripts, please consider helping Trafficking Hope translate awareness material from English to Spanish. Please submit an email to volunteer@traffickinghope.org. In the subject line type "Volunteer to Translate"





Gala Team

If you enjoy serving at large events, consider helping with the annual Trafficking Hope Gala. Please submit an email to volunteer@traffickinghope.org. In the subject line type "Volunteer for Gala". You will receive Gala related volunteer information as the event nears. 





Ideas for Podcasts/Videos/Outreaches

Some of you may have some great ideas about getting the word out about human trafficking. Consider submitting an idea for a podcast/video/awareness campaign etc. that is related to human trafficking. Please send your idea to media@traffickinghope.org. In the subject line type "My Idea"






Become a CASA Volunteer

If you have a heart for kids and want to protect the most vulnerable from being trafficked, consider becoming a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) volunteer. These are vital roles that can help to stop child trafficking before it happens. Please contact CASA directly for training information at http://www.casaforchildren.org/site/c.mtJSJ7MPIsE/b.5301295/k.BE9A/Home.htm by selecting the "Volunteering" tab.