Author: Dragonfly

June 1, 2020 Dragonfly

We at The Dragonfly Home are heartbroken and outraged by the violent and unjust deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery. We grieve the loss of their lives. We also grieve the legacy of racism in the United States that has led to innumerable unjust deaths of people of color throughout our nation’s history. The Dragonfly Home stands against all forms of racism and in solidarity with those who fight for justice every day. We remain committed to combating racism in every aspect…

March 30, 2020 Dragonfly

By giving to Dragonfly every month, members of the Freedom Flight Crew are helping fight human trafficking! Here are just THREE WAYS they’re making a difference! 1. Meeting emergency needs. When some human trafficking survivors come to Dragonfly, they may not have had access to fresh clothes, nutritious food, or even a shower for a…

May 22, 2019 Dragonfly

When we last saw Hero the miniature schnauzer, his loving dog mom, Avis, had won her bid for him at Dragonfly’s 2018 Crown of Beauty Gala Silent Auction! But where is he now?? We caught up with Hero to get the scoop! Hero – official full name Dragonfly Hero – just celebrated his first birthday!…

May 14, 2019 Dragonfly

Cooking isn’t merely a daily chore for Ciara Ray – it’s her passion! Co-owner and Head Baker at Sundays Bakeshop, as well as a long-time volunteer at The Dragonfly Home, Ciara led a session of our Express Yourself series for a group of human trafficking survivors.   “I express my love for people by feeding…

April 15, 2019 Dragonfly

Moragen Ferrell—currently ranked 5th in the nation in women’s boxing—recently led a group of human trafficking victim-survivors in a fun boxing activity for The Dragonfly Home’s Express Yourself series! “The Heartbreaker” Goes Olympian When Moragen Ferrell’s boyfriend at the time asked if she wanted to join him in boxing training, she thought it sounded like…

December 6, 2018 Dragonfly

We love to celebrate the holiday season at The Dragonfly Home! Our Human Trafficking Relief and Restoration Center in Oklahoma City sparkles with brightly colored decor and glows with twinkle lights. The people we serve who have come out of human trafficking are enjoying the beautiful, festive atmosphere! We want to make the holiday season…

December 6, 2018 Dragonfly

Victims of human trafficking we serve at The Dragonfly Home had the opportunity to enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving feast at our Human Trafficking Relief and Restoration Center! Those who attended had a wonderful meal of turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy, cranberry sauce, green beans, corn, rolls, and cookies. The gravy was definitely the biggest hit! Our friends at…

October 17, 2018 Dragonfly

We are super excited to announce that Norman Mitsubishi and Big Red Sports/Imports donated a second vehicle to The Dragonfly Home!! Staff at The Dragonfly Home need vehicles to transport human trafficking victims to safe places, whether that means taking them to a location that is hundreds, or even thousands, of miles away from a…

September 25, 2018 Dragonfly

When survivors of human trafficking come to The Dragonfly Home, many set the goal of overcoming substance abuse. Some trafficked people may be forced to use drugs and alcohol by a trafficker. For others, drugs and alcohol are their only available means of coping with the trauma of being sold as a product day in…