March 6, 2017


Ghana is a source, transit, and destination country for men, women, and children subjected to forced labor and sex trafficking. The exploitation of Ghanaians, particularly children, […]
February 17, 2017

Flight Attendants Train to Spot Human Trafficking

Heroic Flight Attendant Rescues Teenage Human Trafficking Victim See full story Shelia Fedrick said she instinctively felt something was wrong the moment she saw the girl […]
February 17, 2017

522 ‘johns’, 30 pimps arrested in Super Bowl sex trafficking sting

WILLIAM STEAKIN via   During Super Bowl weekend 522 would-be sex buyers or sex traffickers were arrested across the United States. The arrests follow a […]
December 12, 2016

Celebrity Page & Bagatelle Holiday Party Co-Hosted by Dorinda Medley and Mike Kelley: A Benefit for Beauty for Freedom

Photos by Kristen Allen & Emily Davis The stars came out en masse Wednesday, December 7th at the Celebrity Page and The Giving Carpet’s holiday party […]
November 16, 2016

Creative writing, poetry & painting workshop at Soma Home

Creative writing, poetry and painting workshop at Soma Home Words by Avantika Photographs by New Light Kolkata, Miche & Monica Watkins The workshop series at Soma […]
October 12, 2016

Life Force Dragon Amulet by IIII Jewelry — Limited Edition

  Dragons are legendary creatures in Asian folklore, representing potent and auspicious powers: majestic symbols of strength and good luck. Blessed with divine Frankincense and paired […]
October 3, 2016

Sexual Trafficking Is Happening In Our Backyard

Filmed by Monica Watkins & Pei Jung Wang Produced by Cassandra Bankson, Monica Watkins & Suwana Perry Edited by Monica Watkins Animation by Pei Jung Wang […]
October 3, 2016

“I Want To Break Free” (IWTBF) Campaign at BeautyCon NYC

October 1st, 2016 Anti-trafficking Organization Beauty for Freedom launched their "I Want To Break Free" (IWTBF) Campaign at BeautyCon NYC, a beauty festival which aggregates celebrities, fans and brands […]
September 7, 2016

Hampton’s Art Soiree, Hosted by Tenet and AichG Benefitting BFF

Sunday, September 4, 1-5 pm Tenet and AichG hosted an Art Soiree in the Hamptons Supporting Beauty for Freedom. Featured artists included Clayton Calvert, Parker Calvert, […]
September 1, 2016

Beauty for Freedom Ambassador Ashley Ramos hosted “A Night of Music for Beauty for Freedom” at B99

Beauty for Freedom Ambassador Ashley Ramos hosted “A Night of Music for Beauty for Freedom” at B99  A Fundraiser for the Beauty for Freedom Arts Empowerment Initiative […]
August 3, 2016

Denim Day NYC “I Am Not Invisible” Campaign Video

BK Style Foundation, Steps to End Family Violence and Beauty for Freedom Launch Denim Day NYC’s “I am Not Invisible” Campaign Launched Spring 2016 Raising Awareness […]
August 2, 2016

(Via The Huffington Post) Human Trafficking Victim Shares Tragic Story At DNC, Praises Clinton’s Efforts

A devastating, but largely hidden issue, got center stage at the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday night. Ima Matul opened up about the years of abuse […]
August 2, 2016

BK Style Foundation & Beauty for Freedom Assemble 2000 “Back to School” Backpacks for Underserved Youth

Beauty for Freedom joined Fashion Week Brooklyn and BK Style Foundation at Kings Plaza to assemble 2000 “back-to-school” backpacks filled with school supplies for youth from […]
July 29, 2016


Thursday, July 21st 7-11pm WeWork presented the “Beauty for Freedom Block Party” at WeWork SoHo West Hosted by Beauty for Freedom, Celebrity Stylist/Entrepreneur Ty Hunter and […]
July 18, 2016

Join Project India: Support Our Global Arts & Empowerment Initiative

At Beauty for Freedom, we believe in empowering communities effected by the ravages of modern-day slavery and human trafficking through our advocacy, activism and art therapy […]
May 9, 2016

My Time in Cambodia with Beauty for Freedom and Together1Heart

My Time in Cambodia with Beauty for Freedom and Together1Heart LOVE MAGDA LOVE Words by Magda Love Photography by Erica Simone   This month Beauty for […]
May 9, 2016

Freedom Through Beauty | An Empowerment Initiative

Freedom Through Beauty | An Empowerment Initiative Beauty Plus Network’s Vimean Beauty Salon in Siem Reap Cambodia Words and Photographs by Erica Simone   Thanks to […]
April 29, 2016

The True Cost of Freedom

The True Cost of Freedom Words and Photography by Monica Watkins Executive Director of Beauty for Freedom   This morning our Beauty for Freedom team joined […]
April 29, 2016

Today Was A Good Day – Words by Isabelle Katz-Krintz

Today Was A Good Day Words by Isabelle Katz-Krintz—Executive Director together1heart Photographs by Jeana Lindo & together1heart staff   Today… What can I say? It was […]
April 29, 2016

They are Precious Beyond Measure: Through Her Lens

Beauty for Freedom Photography Workshops They are Precious Beyond Measure: Through Her Lens All Photographs by the Students of Together1Heart Words by Jeana Lindo   Here […]