Agape International Missions’ Founder, Don Brewster, spoke at TedX Laguna Blanca School about how human trafficking needs to be fought with a holistic approach. To exemplify the success of the holistic approach, he shared the story of Smey, a survivor of trafficking rescued at age 9.
The Super Bowl & Sex Trafficking, What’s the Deal? Every year around mid-January, there seems to be a flood of articles and media attention surrounding sex trafficking at the Super Bowl. As one of the largest sporting events on earth, it attracts tens of thousands of men into cities, and there’s no denying that many of them are […]
We’re thrilled to share that ABC Nightline is doing a special profile on AIM tonight! Expected airing is 12:35am. Check local listings for more information. This special profile on sex trafficking in Cambodia follows Sokha from the US back to Cambodia (see Sokha’s survivor story HERE if you haven’t already!). Witness Sokha’s reunion with her family, go on an undercover raid and see firsthand what trafficking […]
Since AIM SWAT (Rescue) Team started in April 2014, we’ve seen more than 600 children, women and men assisted by the efforts of this program. Today we celebrate a new number – 100. Over the course of 2 raids on Tuesday, 8 suspected minors and 1 woman were rescued. Among those 8 minors was our 100th underage rescue. […]
FROM THE AIM RESCUE TEAM DIRECTOR: At 8:30pm on Sunday the 21st of August, the Municipal Anti-Human Trafficking and Juvenile Protection Police, supported by AIM Rescue Team, conducted an operation to rescue 4 Khmer victims in the process of being trafficked to Saudi Arabia in Phnom Penh. During the operation, 2 Pakistani men were arrested in […]
January was a full month indeed! It all started with Human Trafficking Awareness Month and ended with a partner church presenting AIM with check to fund the move of AIM Restoration Home. January also held 3 successful brothel raids and made for a time of preparation for our newest partnership. Check it all out in our first edition […]
BREAKING NEWS…. On Tuesday, June 16 fire broke out in the village of Svay Pak, Cambodia, just outside the city center of Phnom Penh. 11 homes were destroyed in the fire but thankfully no lives were lost. Some of our AIM teachers lost their homes and all their belongings, including newlyweds Borey and Monea. Please pray for the […]
Dear Friends, After a long, hard winter, Spring brings forth new life. It provides time to reflect on the small things with great purpose and an opportunity to focus on the bigger things with great potential. Spring is a time to breath fresh air and look at things with new eyes. This last quarter at AIM, we’ve experienced […]