Former Reality TV Star to Host Teen Summit for at-risk Teens Vulnerable to Human and Sex Trafficking
Genise Shelton hosts Teen Summit for at-risk Teens in Atlanta with a host of Corporate Partners during Sex Trafficking Awareness Month
CNN reports Sex trafficking as 'The New American Slavery'. According to a 2014 study by the Urban Institute, some traffickers in Atlanta make more than $32,000 a week. The study also cited research findings from 2007 that Atlanta's illegal sex industry generates around $290 million a year.
In 2017, Genise launched Our Children's Keeper Foundation, (http://www.ourchildrenskeeper.org/
The Teen Summit will take place from 11 am - 6 pm at Jon'Ric Salon and Spa and The Cave Luxury Barber Spa, both located in the heart of downtown Atlanta, where sex-trafficking often hides in plain sight. It is geared towards teens in at-risk environments from ages 10 - 18. Sponsorship starts at $50 per child. Other cities that rank high for human and sex trafficking include Charlotte, Detroit, Miami, Chicago, D.C., and Miami.
Corporate sponsors include Mixed Chicks, Shelton Hospitalist Group, The Cave Luxury Barber Spa, Jon'Ric Salon & Spa and Pretty Girls Sweat. Sponsorship packages are available and can be requested to help raise necessary funds by visiting http://www.ourchildrenskeeper.org/
Online registration can be completed by visiting: https://www.eventbrite.com/
Media interested in booking Genise Shelton for interviews should direct request to the PR contact.