Stories from the Field

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact Gretta Whalen (323) 383-5272 grettawhalen@gmail.com Anoushka Shankar Joins Documentary Premiere on Child Sex Trafficking at Raindance Film Festival Sitar Player and Composer Narrates Film Telling Untold Stories of Sex Slavery in India LONDON, Sept. 14, 2017 — Anoushka Shankar—Grammy-award nominated musician, daughter of sitar legend Ravi Shankar and outspoken sexual abuse […]

So what kind of group packs its bags for seven days in Kathmandu to volunteer their time with sex trafficking survivors? I think this is an important part of the story we’d like to share with you. Let’s look at all that we have in common. We are all from an IT company, Salesforce or Google, and […]

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead Next week is very special for us. A unique volunteer project that we’ve been planning for a few months is finally coming together next week. From April 5th to the […]

The Stolen Innocence team has been busy filming all over India. We recently finished a 3 week shoot in Kolkata. We were given unprecedented access to brothels to document human trafficking. We worked closely with Urmi Basu from nonprofit organization called New Light. In the last 15 years Urmi has organized one of the most […]

One year ago this month we started filming Stolen Innocence. Chris and I had so many questions about human trafficking in India and how the public would react to our findings. From the first post revealing our project to now we’ve been overwhelmed with everyone’s support to make this film a reality. We’re happy to […]

We’re are so pleased to announce that the project was a success and that we’ve exceeded our original goal and made it to $115K! All of us from the team would like to thank you for your support and commitment to this cause. Because of all of you we will be able to make this […]