Jan 22nd, 2024: We are proud to announce that the City of Bellevue's council has officially declared January 2024 as Human Trafficking Prevention Month. This proclamation signals our unwavering commitment to combating a grave violation of human rights that affects communities worldwide.
Human trafficking strips individuals of their freedom and dignity, preying on the vulnerable and marginalized. It is a scourge that demands our collective attention and action. As members of the Bellevue community, we refuse to turn a blind eye to this injustice.
The proclamation emphasizes the spirit of collaboration that defines our city. It recognizes the pivotal role of partnerships with law enforcement, local businesses, and residents in our fight against human trafficking. Together, we stand united against this heinous crime, striving to protect the most vulnerable among us.
Join us in our mission to eradicate human trafficking and ensure that every individual lives free from exploitation. Together, we can make a difference.