This Image Keeps Us Fighting Against Slavery
Kasi knew this was his one shot. As the sun streaked his bare back, the 70-year-old knelt desperately on the dusty ground and pleaded with officials for his family’s freedom.
This is Maarko’s* story. It’s the story of a real Superhero.
After being trapped in cybersex trafficking, Maarko*, his sister and cousins were rescued from the sexual abuse that haunts their dreams.
“Please go back for my friends.” Esther’s story.
Esther* grew up in rural Ghana, hours from the waters of Lake Volta. But when a woman approached her parents, claiming there was a family near the lake who would send their daughter to school, they allowed the woman to take her. The promise of an education was a lie. Little Esther became a slave when she was just six years old.
Fighting to End Slavery — For Good.
Right now, more than 40 million people are enslaved worldwide. Learn what IJM is doing and how you can join the fight.