A press release from Refuge for Women:
Human Trafficking After Care Home To Host Dinner and Silent Auction Fundraiser
Refuge For Women Chicago, who opened it’s home in October 2016, is part of a National Non-Profit providing restorative after care to women who have been trafficked and sexually exploited.
The home which is an undisclosed location in McHenry County serves 4-6 women in a residential setting where residents receiving counseling, life skills and job skills.
It is estimated that in the Chicago area there are 16,000 – 25,000 women and girls sexually exploited each year.
The fundraiser will help raise the funds necessary for Refuge For Women to will help support the newly established home so that these women can have a safe place to heal.
The Dinner and Silent auction fundraiser, “Freedom … Living a New Story,” will be held May 6th at the Boulder Ridge Country Club in Lake in the Hills, IL from 6pm to 9pm. Special guest will be Julianna Zobrist.Tickets to the event are $85 and are available here:
Registration ends April 28.
For more information about Refuge For Women Chicago please visit their website at http://www.rfwchicago.org/