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Success Comes in Many Forms

For women escaping trafficking, success comes in many different forms... Things that many of us take for granted are life changing accomplishments for the trafficked women who are a part of Street’s Hope.  As we enter this season of thanks, we want to share some of...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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From the Heart

Dearest Street’s Hope Supporters, The close of 2016 is upon us and we want to take the opportunity to thank each of you for coming alongside of us, as we continue to restore women escaping the commercial sex industry. Recently, our staff was blessed to receive a phone...

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Colorado Gives Day 2016 was a success!

From the bottom of our H.E.A.R.T., thank YOU for making Colorado Gives Day a success for Street’s Hope! With more individual donors than ever before, 119 generous donors helped us raise $39,135 (not including our incentive funding from Co Gives & First Bank...

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STREET’S HOPE; THE BEGINNING

LeAnne Downing: Founder of Street's Hope wrote the blog for this month... Street's Hope the Beginning STREET’S HOPE; THE BEGINNING Sometimes life knocks us off our feet and grinds us hard into the ground, we feel our teeth rattle and our soul shake, then God comes...

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Transformation at Street’s Hope

Blog by Judy Henson: Advisory Council Member "Transformation at Street's Hope" When I started serving on the board with Street’s Hope the residence had just been permitted, finances were tenuous and a program model had yet to be defined. Those involved believed in the...

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Part of Street’s Hope Legacy

Hello Street's Hope Family, Friends and Newcomers- I was giving the honor to write one of this month's blogs! I have now been with Street's Hope for almost 2 years! In that time I have gone from intern, to Program Manager now to Program Director. It is truly been such...

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Street’s Hope – Art Therapy Program

A reality for many of the women we serve at Street’s Hope is that they are ashamed of their past, and are discriminated by society for being trafficked into sex work, even though they are not to blame. Due to the stigma surrounding their past, survivors rarely share...

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