A Traveling Photo Exhibit

The Exhibit, created by GEMS (Girls Educational and Mentoring Services) in New York City, honors victims of human trafficking who are now survivor leaders.  It celebrates their individuals for their beauty, strength, and accomplishments and a future beyond the trauma and stereotypes of commercial exploitation.

The exhibit runs May 9 to June 10, 2016 at the following locations:

May 9-12, 2106 from 8 am to 5 pm

City Hall Atrium

1221 S.W. 4th Avenue, Portland, OR.   97204      (Click here for a map)

Kick-off Tuesday, May 10 from 1-3 pm  (Presentations at 1:30 pm)

Mayor Charles Hales, DDA, JR Ujifusa, County Commissioner Diane McKeel, Survivor Leader Jeri Jimenez


May 16-19, 2016 from 9 am to 6 pm

PSU (Urban Center)

506 S.W. Mill, Portland, OR.   97201                    (Click here for a map)                                                                                                                    .

Panel discussion Monday, May 16 from 4-6 pm  PSU Parson’s Gallery

Assoc. Prof. Chris Carey, Sgt. Lovell, Erin Ellis, Exec. Dir. SARC, Robin Miller/Survivor/NOW, LaTasha Curry (Survivor/JanusYouth/YaYA) Kelli Russell, Instructor/Moderator


May 23-27, 2016 from 9 am. to 5 pm

PCC Cascade Campus Student Union

705 N.E. Killingsworth, Portland, OR.  97217   (Click here for a map)

Panel discussion Monday, May 23 from 1-3 pm, Moriarty Arts

Officer Mike Gallagher, Survivor/Andrea, Dennis Morrow, Exec. Dir. Janus Youth, Kendra Harding/Lifeworks & NOW, Moderator Jim Moiso


May 28-June 6/10 from 10 am to 9 pm

Clackamas Town Center,

12000 S.E. 82nd, Happy Valley, OR.   97086  (Click here for a map)

Saturday, May 28 from 1-4 pm “Meet and Greet” Survivor Leaders

Rebecca Bender, Robin Miller and Jeri Moomaw

Panel discussion Wednesday, June 8 from 6-8 pm with Clackamas County

DDA Russell Ames, Jana Wiseman, CSEC Coordinator, Keri Wilborn, SARC Advocate, Survivor Leader Robin Miller, Moderator Joel Shapiro