While making the film, PLAYGROUND: THE CHILD SEX TRADE IN AMERICA, we came to learn about the devastating impact of sex trafficking in the United States. Every interview yielded a heartbreaking story of boys and girls let down by systems that should have protected them. Every interview made the fight to combat… READ MORE
13’s model for change is built on strong partnerships with some of the most innovative national organizations that are working to end the commercial sexual exploitation of children in North America. We continue to develop relationships with organizations in communities that host screenings of PLAYGROUND;… READ MORE
Long-term shelters are some of the few places equipped to take in survivors of trafficking and sexual exploitation. Unfortunately, funding for specialized shelters remains inconsistent and always low because the sex trafficking of minors in North America continues to be under-reported.
13 is compiling a… READ MORE
On April 11th, PLAYGROUND will screen at an event in Los Angeles in partnership with Peace Over Violence and CAST LA and co-sponsored by The California Endowment.… READ MORE
Ever wanted an easy way to raise money for Nest Foundation? Here’s an easy way to raise money for Nest doing something you already do anyway. Just start using Yahoo! powered GoodSearch.com as your search engine and they’ll donate about a penny every time you do a search!
In addition, do all of your… READ MORE
Thank you all so much for your support during our Kickstarter campaign! On Friday, June 15th, we reached our 1st goal of $50,000. Let’s keep up the momentum and reach $60,000 by July 1st. After the campaign ends on June 20th, donations can be made via our Support page. Our overall goal is $200k, and we won’t… READ MORE
This morning, Chelsea Roff of intentblog.com posted an article spotlighting Nest Foundation and PLAYGROUND’s dedication to exposing the horrors of child sex trafficking in America. They also mentioned our Kickstarter campaign, encouraging readers to support. Here’s a link to the article.… READ MORE
Special shout-out to everyone who’s already contributed to our KICKSTARTER campaign launched last week. With your donations, we’re growing closer and closer to sharing PLAYGROUND across the country and ending the trafficking of children for sex. Because you’re awesome 13 Rockstars,… READ MORE
In May 2012 we screened film clips of PLAYGROUND for sophomores at Maywood High School. Here’s what they had to say:… READ MORE
After personally donating on the first day of the campaign, Pink took to Facebook this morning to spread the word and give her 14 million Facebook fans an incentive to donate to PLAYGROUND.
I saw this film about child sex trafficking in America and recommend all of you to check it out too. Here’s an incentive… READ MORE
In case you missed our latest announcement, we just launched our Kickstarter campaign to raise funding to distribute PLAYGROUND and raise awareness around the country about the child sex trafficking epidemic. In case you need an extra push, we’re offering an extra incentive to donate TODAY.
The 10th… READ MORE
Thank you for visiting our site and (hopefully!) supporting the completion and distribution of PLAYGROUND: THE CHILD SEX TRADE IN AMERICA through our Kickstarter campaign! Without you, we won’t achieve our goal of finishing our film about the sex trafficking of children in North America. It’s a grim… READ MORE
We resisted temptation to spell countdown with a “K” and as a reward, we hope you’ll come right back to support our Kickstarter campaign on May 18 2012! Okay, we really hope you’ll come back because you want to support our work to end the trafficking and sexual exploitation of children… READ MORE