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
The 3rd annual Libby’s Gift, is presented by Campaign 13 and the Nest Foundation and is sponsored by Project BEST and the Duke Endowment. This FREE community training event is designed to give professionals tools they need in their work with children and families.
Monday, October 14, 2013
8:00-8:30… READ MORE
The Women’s Fund of Miami-Dade is hosting a screening of PLAYGROUND on October 23, 2013 at the O Cinema, Miami Shores at 6:30 (doors open at 6). There will be a panel discussion following the screening.
For more information and to purchase tickets for the event, please visit womensfundmiami.org.… READ MORE
Playground will be screening at the University of Utah, School of Social Work on October 10, 2013 at 6pm.… READ MORE
PLAYGROUND will be screening on Wednesday October 23, 2013 from 6:30pm-8:30pm at the Conference of Southwest Foundations in San Antonio, TX.
For more information, visit their site.… READ MORE
Eight years ago, Jessica escaped the nightmare of sexual abuse and trafficking that she’d lived in since she was just six years old. As one of hundreds of thousands of children who are sex trafficked in the United States, Jessica had few visible resources to turn to as she sought escape. Limited help and significant… READ MORE
Thanks to all of the supporters of Nest Foundation and Playground, we are happy to announce that we are now able to begin selling “Playground: The Child Sex Trade in America” on DVD. In the next week, everyone who would like to purchase “Playground” will be able to through our website.… READ MORE
Documentary Presentation: “Playground”
Wednesday, June 26 2013
12:30 – 1:30 pm
Filmmaker/Director Libby Spears presents Playground, a 2009 documentary on the child sex trade in the United States. Executive Produced by George Clooney & Abigail Disney. Discussion with leading experts to follow.… READ MORE
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In addition, do all of your… 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