Mandy’s Story

Mandy’s Story

You know my name, but not my story. You see my smile, not my pain. You notice my cuts, but not my scars. You can read my lips, yet not my mind. If I told you my story, you would hear victory over the enemy. If I told you my story, you would hear freedom that was won...
Jasmine’s Story

Jasmine’s Story

Coming to Street’s Hope has by far been the best decision I have ever made. Coming to Street’s Hope has allowed me to really learn who I am and staff walked along side of me for every single rewarding, and sometimes difficult step I took. During my time here, I have...
Street’s Hope… Next Steps

Street’s Hope… Next Steps

I’m not sure that anyone can really step into the shoes of Nina Martinez, or as I have been referring to her, Miss Tiny but Mighty. She has built Street’s Hope as we know it today, and I say that with conviction after having worked alongside her for the last month as...
Super Bowl The Hidden Dangers

Super Bowl The Hidden Dangers

Hidden outside the stadium lights and silenced by thousands of screaming fans are the victims of sex-trafficking. Known as the single-largest opportunity for sex-traffickers in the United States, the Super Bowl draws traffickers and their victims from all across the...
New Beginnings

New Beginnings

New Year. New Me. That’s what we say each year. Right? We think of all the goals we are going to set and accomplish. We think of all the ways that we can make ourselves better than the year before. New Year. New Me. We say this because the coming of a new year...