180 Degrees

St. Paul, MN
Funding supported Brittany’s Place Shelter’s services for girls who have experienced commercial sex trafficking or are at high risk for sexual exploitation.

Children’s Minnesota Health Care Foundation

St. Paul, MN
Funding supporting the Runaway Intervention Program at the Midwest Children’s Resource Center, which serves sexually abused and exploited runaway youth.


Hopkins, MN
Funding provided general operating support for MoveFwd’s services for young people who are experiencing homelessness.

Nomi Network

New York, NY
Funding provided sponsorship for Nomi’s annual fundraising gala in the anti-human trafficking field, in addition to general operations.

The Link

Minneapolis, MN
Funding supports Project Live Out Loud and the annual fundraising event.

University of Minnesota Foundation

Minneapolis, MN
Funding supported the Minnesota Youth Sex Trading (MYST) Project, a mixed-method study at the School of Nursing focused on guiding future sexual exploitation prevention and intervention work across Minnesota, including examination of young people’s assets, strengths and protective factors.

Women’s Foundation of Minnesota

Minneapolis, MN
Funding supported the Young Women’s Initiative of Minnesota, which addresses systemic gender and racial disparities, in addition to general operations during the pandemic.

World Childhood Foundation USA

New York, NY
Funding supported programs in Minneapolis that provide prevention, intervention and supportive services to address issues surrounding the sexual exploitation of youth experiencing homelessness and the annual fundraising gala.