Sex trafficking disproportionately affects African-American women and children, who make up nearly 40% of all victims in the United States.

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welcome to the prestigious

Who's Who in BLAST Publication

where we recognize and honor individuals who have shown exceptional dedication and progress in our mission to combat human trafficking. With each passing year, the need for collective action grows stronger. Join us in celebrating these extraordinary individuals who have made a significant impact and inspire us all to work towards a world free from exploitation

this year's nominations are:

Dr. Rev. Allen D. Smith

Dr. Brook Bello

EleSondra DeRomano

Flonzie Brown Wright

Patricia Ross

Rick & Pamela Ochs

Vednita Carter

Laura Lederer

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Nominate yourself or someone you know who has demonstrated outstanding commitment and progress in the fight against human trafficking. Help us honor those who are making a difference and shaping a brighter future.

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About the Annual Publication

The Who’s Who in BLAST publication is an annual showcase of the top 25-50 individuals from across the country who have shown remarkable dedication to our core mission. This digital publication features bios and portraits of these exceptional leaders, highlighting their achievements, contributions, and the impact they have made in combating human trafficking.

Sign-up and Nomination Process

To be considered for inclusion in the Who’s Who in BLAST publication, simply submit a nomination form or self-nominate through our online platform. We welcome nominations from all walks of life, from passionate activists and survivors to dedicated law enforcement officers and community leaders. Together, let’s shine a light on those who are making a significant difference in the fight against human trafficking.

how winners are picked

The selection process for the Who’s Who in BLAST publication is rigorous and unbiased. Our panel of experts carefully reviews and evaluates each nomination based on criteria such as demonstrated impact, leadership, innovation, and collaboration. The chosen individuals represent a diverse range of backgrounds and perspectives, united by their unwavering commitment to combating human trafficking.

Join us in honoring these extraordinary individuals who are paving the way for a brighter future.

Together, we can amplify their voices, inspire others, and create lasting change. Don't miss your chance to be part of this influential publication—nominate or sign up today!

Did you know that human trafficking is a multi-billion dollar industry, affecting millions of lives worldwide?

By shining a spotlight on the individuals who are leading the charge against this heinous crime, we can inspire change, raise awareness, and empower others to take action.