The Federal Way Coalition Against Trafficking, a local group that
works to educate, collaborate and eradicate human trafficking in King
is hosting its fifth annual 5-kilometer walk/run Saturday.
The event, which runs in conjunction with the Federal Way Farmers
Market, begins at The Commons mall Sears parking lot. On-site
registration begins at 8 a.m.
The entry fee is $20 per person, or $15
per person for a team of 10, with no cost for children 5 and younger.
The walk/run begins at 10 a.m.
This year will feature two speakers, beginning at 9:30 a.m.
Michael Anthony Jackson, a former Seattle Seahawk, who is also a father
will explain how his gridiron experiences has led to
Marin Stewart is a sexual exploitation survivor. She will speak
about the darkness of commercial exploitation, focusing on the exploiter
and the ones being exploited.
Today, Stewart is a survivor leader,
advocate, case manager and public speaker, who is also the co-founder of
Living in Victory,
the only surivor-founded and survivor-led
organization for at-risk and currently commercially sexually exploited
For more information about the event or about the Federal Way Coalition Against Trafficking, go to www.fwcat.org.