Maslow Project (Medford, Oregon)
Maslow Project’s mission is to offer every homeless child and youth the probability of success and the opportunity for a better life. We do this by providing resources for basic needs, removing barriers to education and employment, and fostering self-sufficiency in a collaborative and empowering environment.
Hamari Muskan (Kolkata, India)
Hamari Muskan’s mission is to reduce the incidence of child and women prostitution and flesh trading. We do this by empowering all the children living in the red light area to realize their rights to survival, development and protection from exploitation and abuse.
Janus Youth Programs (Portland, OR)
Janus Youth Programs is a leader in creating innovative, community-based services which enhance the quality of life for children, youth, and families. We work in partnership with others to create a safe and healthy community. Specifically, Shine a Light is hoping to support the Athena House, a confidential, co-ed group home for up to 7 youth between the ages of 14 to17 which provides emergency and long-term stabilization for up to 18 months for commercially sexually exploited youth.
The Village Cooperative (Kolkata, India)
The Village Cooperative is a charitable organization dedicated to the creation and support of income-generating projects in the developing world. We support The Village Coopertive’s direct involvement with two specific organizations in Kolkata, India that specifically support sex trafficked women and their children–Sanlaap and Women’s Interlink.
Wake Up! (Ashland, OR)
Wake up! Is a non-profit located in Ashland, Oregon that provides direct therapeutic services to victims of sexual violence.
Contact: Nadejda Razi-Roberts
SART (Jackson County, OR)
The Sexual Assault Response Team of Jackson County supports victims of sexual violence by providing free medical care, forensic evidence collection, emotional support and a survivors’ support group. They also work to hold offenders accountable, and to help prevent sexual violence through community involvement and change.