January 11 - National Human Trafficking Awareness Day


January 11 is National Human Trafficking Awareness Day in the United States. Look for events in your local area where this day will be observed.
The Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange have compiled a daily prayer calendar from January 11 to February 8th, the Feast of St. Josephine Bakhita, patron of victims of human trafficking The calendar is attached to this message.





You can learn more about human slavery and ways to take action to combat it at the following sites:
U.S. Catholic Sisters Against Human Trafficking
Polaris Project maintains a National Human Trafficking hotline.
UNANIMA INTERNATIONAL's Stop Trafficking Program