Pam Weaver is the Deputy Executive Director for the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, New York Regional Office (NCMEC/NY). She has presented abduction and sexual abuse prevention safety education programs for over 22 years, throughout New York State. These programs include utilizing the NetSmartz Workshop, teaching Internet safety and KidSmartz real world safety to youth, teens, parents, teachers and law enforcement. Pam also is an authorized facilitator for the Darkness to Light Stewards of Children, child sexual abuse prevention training and supervises the education team across New York State.
“In Plain Sight” is executive produced and narrated by Natalie Grant and released into stores nationwide by Word Films, the feature-length documentary features six modern-day abolitionists as they fight sex trafficking across America. Journeying to six US cities, the documentary opens the viewer’s eyes to what’s happening down the street “in plain sight”. Through engaging interviews with numerous victims of sex trafficking, the force, coercion, and deception of the children and women becomes apparent. In the midst of the darkness, stories of hope and freedom emerge as each survivor shares how she was impacted through the work of a sex trafficking aftercare home.
6:30 pm -Introduction to event
6:35 pm -Film
7:45 pm – Introduction to speaker
7:50-8:05 pm – Speaker
8:05-8:20 pm – Questions/discussion
8:20 pm – Reception/refreshments (Cash bar)