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“Shelley’s” Story

10/17/2019 in Category Gracehaven

“Shelley” grew up in a small, rural town in Ohio. Over a five-year period she was trafficked by a pimp -- and four members of her own family -- for drug money. She endured indescribable... More

The One of the 99

10/17/2019 in Category Gracehaven

By Sam Arnold
Gracehaven Mentoring Coordinator

Recently I have been reflecting on Matthew 18:12: "What do you think? If a man owns a hundred sheep, and one of them wanders away, will he... More

A Role I Cherish

10/17/2019 in Category Gracehaven

By Carrie Rapp
Community Case Manager

As a Gracehaven case manager I work with teens impacted by sex trafficking who live in the community. I have many roles: friend, driver, confidante,... More

“I Know There Is a God Out There”

2/19/2018 in Category Gracehaven

“Beverly” came into our care at 17 years old as an emergency placement. She was actively being trafficked by her “boyfriend” who depended on her to buy and sell his drugs. He made her tattoo... More

Holly’s Story

11/15/2017 in Category Gracehaven

“Holly” came into Gracehaven’s care on an emergency placement. She was fresh off of the streets after being trafficked up to 30 times a day. Because of this, she had several medical issues... More