Restoring hope to trafficked girls in Cambodia

by Hagar USA, which supports the work of Hagar International
Jan 19, 2012

Escaping the Darkness

Girls Recovery Shelter in Cambodia
Girls Recovery Shelter in Cambodia

“I did not choose the darkness. People tricked me. They brought me to a place and locked me inside a small room. They forced me to take a pill.  Darkness surrounded me like a blanket. I was lost and confused. Even when I was rescued, I felt the same. Like I could not escape.”

Kyky's story echoes the experiences of so many other young girls who have suffered the trauma and violation of sexual exploitation. Kyky is the whole reason Hagar walks the entire painstaking journey to wholeness. Because of your support we can provide the long-term aftercare that girls who have survived human trafficking need.

Now, after seven years of aftercare at Hagar, Kyky is strong. She has courage and hope for the future. With big dreams in her heart, she has finally escaped the darkness.



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Organization Information

Hagar USA, which supports the work of Hagar International

Location: Charlotte, NC - USA
Project Leader:
Catherine Sherrod
Director of Development
Eau Claire, WI United States

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Thanks to 634 donors like you, a total of $127,262 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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