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Drug and Human Trafficking in Marin: The Surprising Truth in Our Community

  • Best Western Plus, Novato Oaks Inn: Oaks Conference Room 215 Alameda del Prado Novato, CA, 94949 United States (map)

Free Informational & Training Event 

  • Do you work in the hospitality industry? Learn how to recognize the signs of human trafficking and what to do!
  • Hear the latest from the experts on what is happening now!
  • Meet providers who support human trafficking victims.
  • Learn what you can do! 


  • Mark Dale, Families for Safer Schools, “Prescription Drug overdose” 
  • Laurel Botsford, Shared Hope International, “Prevention of Sex Trafficking Education” 
  • Vaughan Acton, Marin County Civil Grand Jury Report, "Marin's Hidden Human/Sex Trafficking Challenge - It's Happening In Our Backyard" 
  • Frank Smith, The Dad's Club and ABOG-A Bunch Of Guys “Demand Program” 
  • Alden Pinkham, No Traffick Ahead, “No Room For Trafficking: Identifying and Responding to Human Trafficking in the Hospitality Industry" 
  • Exhibits by many involved organizations

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For more information contact: Laurel Botsford at .