Beza Rescuers

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Save young women from sex trafficking and give them a sustainable future for as little as $5 a month.

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Every day in Ethiopia, young women and girls are sold and manipulated into forced prostitution, a form of modern-day slavery known as sex trafficking.

Some are coerced or sold into it by parents or a family member. Others are lured by promises of economic relief only to find themselves trapped in a cycle of abuse — a decision that can lead to a lifetime of pain and hopelessness.

You can provide their rescue.

Beza Rescuers enable us to free girls from sex trafficking and enroll them in a year-long program where they’re loved, instilled with value and empowered with certified job skills that give them a hope-filled future.

Our on-the-ground partners, Hope for Children in Ethiopia, identify and rescue girls trapped in prostitution on the streets of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Once rescued, HCE provides  housing and enrolls them in a year-long program of recovery, education and empowerment.

“For those girls who are stuck in brothels, we have a new home and rescue program for them and that gives them a new family and a new environment,” says Betel Sahile, a staff member with HCE. “At this new home we offer the girls rehabilitation and counseling programs so that they can get through the emotional and physical abuse they’ve been through.”

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Girls also choose to take part in one of two job-training tracks in either cooking or cosmetology. They leave with government-certified jobs skills, providing a path to employment and economic stability.

Before completing the program, girls take part in multi-week, real-world apprenticeships that let them practice under chefs at hotels and beauticians at local salons. It ends with a graduation ceremony, with their adopted family and past graduates cheering them on.

They start new lives as empowered women equipped for a sustainable future, free from the pitfalls of sex-trafficking and slavery.

Rescuing and training a girl in the program costs $1,740. Beza Rescuers can provide the full rescue of a girl for $145 per month, or pool together with other Rescuers for as little as $5 per month.

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