Sharing The Hope 2012


2nd Annual Protected Innocence Challenge Release
The first public release of the 2012 Protected Innocence Challenge Report Cards, an evaluation of each state’s legislative response to domestic minor sex trafficking.

“Do You Know Lacy?” Training
Community-model training designed to build a collaborative response among law enforcement, prosecutors, juvenile service providers, Defenders (men only), advocates for youth, and the general public. click for track options


“Do You Know Lacy?” Training (law enforcement and prosecutors only)

National Colloquium: Shelter and Services Evaluation for Action
A gathering of experts and practitioners of restorative shelter and services across the nation to inventory and discuss the varying responses to sex trafficking victims to identify more and better options. click for more info

Sharing the Hope Gala and Pathbreaker Awards Ceremony
An evening to commemorate the achievements of more than a decade of combating child sex trafficking and a glimpse into how Shared Hope is shaping a promising future. click for more info


Tours of Congress
Led by Shared Hope International Founder and President, former Congresswoman Linda Smith

Click here for a complete listing of events.

Gala and Training Registration

Online registration for Sharing the Hope 2012 is now closed. If you’d still like to register for any of our events, please follow the instructions listed below:

1) To register for the Training only ($129), visit the walk-up registration table on Thursday at the Washington Court Hotel.*

2) To register for the Training +Gala package ($249), visit the walk-up registration table on Thursday at the Washington Court Hotel.*

3) To register for the Gala only ($149), call 703-351-8062. Seats are available for a limited time only.

*Walk-up registration is located outside the Grand Ballroom on the lower level. Cash, check and credit card will be accepted.

Thank you for supporting this great cause! We look forward to seeing you there. If you have any questions, please contact

Click here to download a printable RSVP and sponsorship form.

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