Saving lives

Freedom 4/24 hosts flash sale A local organization is fighting to save women’s lives. Freedom 4/24 will be hosting a Frocks for Freedom event Sept. 24 and 25. Event organizer Johanna Calfee said it is a flash sale where women can purchase donated clothing, jewelry and accessories such as purses. …

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Students run for freedom

Motivation — Participants have the option of having a victim’s name written on them. Photo credit: Sara Warrender

Freedom 4/24 Run for Their Lives takes place Oct. 12 at Lynchburg College Each year, runners lace up their tennis shoes and mark their arms with the name of a human trafficking victim as they take part in the Run for Their Lives race to give a young woman freedom …

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Lynchburg runs for their lives

Freedom — Liberty students and Lynchburg residents help Freedom 4/24 in the fight to help women get out of the sex trade industry. Photo credit: Sarah Nguyen

On a cold Saturday morning in October, the City of Lynchburg rallied together for a common cause: to fight for the lives of women and children facing the daily realities of sex trafficking. Over 2,000 participants gathered in the parking lot of Heritage High School Saturday, Oct. 20 in […]

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