Answering the Call: State Legislators From Across the Country Participate in Historic National Call to End Human Trafficking

On November 15, Polaris Project hosted the first ever National State Legislators Conference Call on Human Trafficking. More than 40 legislators from 26 states joined a conference call and webinar put together by Polaris Project to collaborate, share ideas, and advocate for anti-trafficking legislation. Each state has taken its own approach to [...]

Give to the Max for Polaris Project on November 9!

Donate to Polaris Project on November 9 and help the D.C. area break the national record for best online giving metro region!

Give to the Max is a day for Washingtonians to come together to raise as much money as possible for area nonprofits in just 24 hours, starting tonight at midnight through tomorrow [...]

Fall Wishes

As the seasons change, we begin unpacking boxes of coats, sweaters, scarves, and boots in preparation. However, this seasonal routine is not easy for survivors like Claudia*. When Claudia came to the United States a few years ago, she came with very few possessions and was forced to work in the hospitality industry. Luckily, [...]

Stomping Out Slavery at the 2011 #SMSWALK

On Saturday, October 22, 2011 more than 2,000 people came out to walk against human trafficking. They raised more than $80,000 [and still counting] to support anti-trafficking organizations like Polaris Project.