Konstanza Finds a Safe Place to Rest

Konstanza Finds a Safe Place to Rest

Konstanza is from a rural community in South America and immigrated to the United States at the age of 16 with her parents. During her first year in the US, her parents fell into financial stress and her father started working a second job at a nightclub. To help her...
Naomi’s Path to a New Beginning

Naomi’s Path to a New Beginning

At the age of 24, Naomi escaped the residential brothel where she had been exploited for several years. Like so many other survivors, Naomi had been brought to the United States by an individual who had promised her a job as an in-home caretaker and the opportunity to...
Survivor Stories: Meet Carmen

Survivor Stories: Meet Carmen

   My name is Carmen and I’m 28 years old. I came to the States when I was 19. My boyfriend in Honduras told me he knew a man named Carlos who would give me a job as a maid when I came to New York. I was so excited to move to a new country so I could make...