Human Trafficking Awareness Series: community panel
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
We honored National Human Trafficking Awareness Day in January with evening prayer and continue our three-part series. The horrific injustice of human trafficking affects people of any race and background, and we are all called to fight human trafficking wherever it exists.
Wednesday, Feb. 8
Feast of St. Josephine Bakhita
In Person: Franciscan Spirituality Center, 920 Market Street
Online via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84274903779?pwd=SmhURFB3VFZncmF6alI2Y3JKT1V6QT09
St. Josephine Bakhita was born in southern Sudan in 1869. As a young girl, she was kidnapped and sold into slavery. She was treated brutally by her captors as she was sold and resold. She did not remember her name; Bakhita, which means “fortunate one,” was the name given to her by her kidnappers.
*No pre-registration required
Series hosted by FSPA Office of Justice Community Organizer.