January 1, 2018 Dragonfly

FIVE WAYS TO TAKE ACTION THIS HUMAN TRAFFICKING AWARENESS MONTH! As we roll into 2018, we invite you to jump into Human Trafficking Awareness Month! Here are a few reasons why Human Trafficking Awareness Month is important and how to take action to end human trafficking: 1. Survivors of human trafficking find The Dragonfly Home. Take action: Help…

December 14, 2017 Dragonfly

Meet Alexis.* Alexis was born and raised in Oklahoma City. She was also a survivor of human trafficking. Alexis was a senior in high school who loved playing volleyball and singing in choir. One weekend, she went with a friend to a party where she didn’t know many people. She was flattered when a couple…

December 14, 2017 Dragonfly

The Dragonfly Home is grateful to celebrate the generous holiday season, kicked off by #GivingTuesday on November 28th. In the midst of holiday shopping, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday, we encourage you to take a break from the holiday shopping and give back to local organizations with your time, lending your voice to a cause,…

November 22, 2017 Dragonfly

Their stories are very different. Tiana, a sex trafficking survivor from Oklahoma. Nan, a concerned grandmother from Kansas. Roger, a sex trafficking survivor from Africa. Yet but they all received help from The Dragonfly Home. Tiana* Sex Trafficking Survivor – Human Trafficking Relief and Restoration Center Craving love and validation after growing up in an…

August 21, 2017 Dragonfly

Maddie took it to heart when we said that everyone has a role to play in ending human trafficking. She listened to the voice inside of her head and boldly took a leap of faith to get involved in supporting services for victim survivors of human trafficking. She realized that while she may not be able…

March 30, 2017 Dragonfly

I was originally introduced to human trafficking in the summer of 2016 by a dear friend that I consider a mentor of mine. I was so moved by her passion and excitement toward a subject that most people shy away from, I knew I had to follow her leading and get involved. Anyone that has ever…

March 16, 2017 Dragonfly

At the age of just 16 years old, Andrea* has endured physical, mental, and emotional trauma beyond comprehension. After years of abuse by her foster parents, Andrea suffered the absolutely horrific experience of being sex trafficked by a brutal criminal street gang. Thankfully, she was referred to The Dragonfly Home by her social worker. Andrea saw…

March 16, 2017 Dragonfly

It was just over a year ago – March 13, 2016 – when the leadership of what would soon become “Team Dragonfly“ met and shared our God-sized dreams with one another. Dreams of opening the state’s first crisis center for victims of human trafficking. Dreams of what it would look like and be like. Dreams of who we would get to…

March 16, 2017 Dragonfly

You have almost certainly seen – and hopefully sipped – Crowned Coffee if you’ve attended any Dragonfly event. Co-owners Michael and Chris became our first Dragonfly Pathbreakers, faithful supporters since day one, true believers that #LoveLifts human trafficking victims to a future of freedom. For every pound of coffee sold, Crowned Coffee has donated 10%…

December 3, 2016 Dragonfly

In light of working for The Dragonfly Home, there are so many things I’m thankful for. I began this journey almost five years ago working with women who had been recovered out of sex trafficking. Naively, I went in with the thought that I was going to be making a difference in this world, but…