Survivor-run Social Enterprise CleanUP HT: Seeking to Inspire Other Survivors to Succeed


Toshia L. Hogan, BS; Kimberly Hogan, MA, MSW; Theresa Flores, LSW; & Deacon Steve Przedpelski | September 20 | 10:15-11:15 AM

Topic: Experience, Programming | Knowledge Level: Intermediate

Toshia L. Hogan is a sex trafficking survivor and co-founder of CleanUP HT, a social enterprise aimed at helping survivors thrive and to generate funding for Save Our Adolescents from Prostitution (S.O.A.P Project) and other anti-human trafficking non-profit organizations. Come learn about empowering survivors and gain more knowledge about a social enterprise model in the anti-human trafficking movement. CleanUP HT has partnered with the Franciscan Peacemakers, who have been a supportive workplace for survivors to learn skills in manufacturing, packaging, marketing, sales and administration.

Presentation Objectives:

·  Empower survivors to take action in the anti-human trafficking movement.

·  Describe a social enterprise model in the anti-human trafficking moment.

·  Explain the relationship between CleanUP HT, Franciscan Peacemakers, and the S.O.A.P. Project.

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