Rebuilding and Revitalizing Communities Ravaged by Warfare
From Being a Victim of Sex Child Trafficking to Where Are They Now
T presently attends Morgan Sate University with a full scholarship as a straight A student. She was chosen as one of the gifted women to travel with the school to Cuba as a journalist, and was given the approval from the U.S. government. Safiyya considers her her daughter, and she considers Safiyya her momma. This, in itself, is a great reward for Safiyya when you leave your heart open for love unconditionally.
Melanie Thompson was a victim of child sex trafikking and today she attends university, a is a human rights activist fighting against human trafficking. She works for CAT(Coalition Against Trafficking.) Safiyya understands her and she believes that to be true. She really enjoys coming to WBS' Headquarters, and feels it is a solace for her. She loves to interact with WBS' youth; and they adore her.
Safiyya Sarkin, President and Founder of Women Beyond Survival, spoke to 5th and 6th graders on gender equality, a human right from an Islamic perspective and the impact it has in these children.