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Upcoming Events

stop the traffick 5k

Join us October 12, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. at Water’s Edge for a 5K run! Proceeds from the run will help the Task Force’s outreach and education efforts, and for victims of human trafficking. Lace up and support an organization dedicated to fighting human trafficking.

Packet Pickup is October 11, from 12 pm – 7 pm, at Brewster Street Ice House – Southside location.

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Thank you to Brewster’s Street Ice House – Southside location for being our packet pick-up sponsor.
Interested in becoming a sponsor? Sponsorships are available. All proceeds  support direct victim services and the task force community outreach efforts. Click here to learn more.

For more information, and to register, click here.


Texas Coastal Bend Border Region Task Force 2017 Recognition Awards

These individuals have been recognized for their ongoing efforts to combat human trafficking in the Texas Coastal Bend Border Region and for their support and collaboration with the Texas Coastal Bend Border Region Human Trafficking Task Force. The recipients of the Texas Coastal Bend Border Region Task Force 2017 Recognition awards are:

  •  The Texas Human Trafficking Prevention Task Force:
    Governor Greg Abbott
    Attorney General Ken Paxton
    Andrea Sparks-Director Child Sex Trafficking Team
  • Nueces County District Attorney’s Office:
    ADA Michelle Putman
  • Driscoll Children’s Hospital Care Team:
    Sonja Eddleman-Director
    Dr. Ada Booth
    Corpus Christi Medical Center
    Bay Area Hosptial
    Stephanie Rodriguez- Manager-Emergency Department