“It only takes a few days to break a woman, it takes many years to help rebuild her life.”

(Animus Association
Foundation, 2008).

FOR MANY THE SEX INDUSTRY IS A REVOLVING DOOR BECAUSE THEY LACK THE MEANS TO TRULY EXIT IT

SEX TRAFFICKING

Occurs when someone uses force, fraud or coercion to cause a commercial sex act.

TRAFFICKING

Transporting, enticing, recruiting, harboring, providing or otherwise obtaining another person by any means.

COMMERCIAL SEX ACT

Includes prostitution, pornography and sexual performance done in exchange for any item of value such as money, drugs, shelter, food or clothes.

40,000,000+

MILLION IN PROSTITUTION

84%

of victims in confirmed sex trafficking cases are

U.S. Citizens

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1  in  3

runaways will be lured into prostitution within 48 hours

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20-48x

a victim may

be forced to have sex a day

12 

years old is the average age of victim initiation

every

30 secs

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another person becomes a victim of the sex trafficking industry

89%

of women in the sex industry wanted out, but had no other means

for survival