10 – How a Small Business Can Help End Human Trafficking

Businesses can play a huge role in helping end human trafficking. Sandra Morgan, the Director of the Global Center for Women and Justice and Dave Stachowiak, one of the Center’s board members, interview Cindy & Chris Haughey from Tegu.com to help us all understand how business can play an important role in ending human trafficking. Starting the business, there are difficulties along the way which Chris and Cindy will mention. As well as the positive and negative outcomes of their business and what their next steps are to continue building their business.

Key Points

  • 30% unemployment in Honduras.
  • Tegu is the world’s most innovative premium toy company.
  • Tegu is a for profit business that generates jobs extending the mission for the street boys home.
  • To grow their business, their steps are to continue employing Hondurans.

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Sandie Morgan

Sandie Morgan, PhD, RN is recognized globally for her expertise in combatting human trafficking and working to end violence against women. As Director of Vanguard University’s Global Center for Women & Justice (GCWJ), she oversees the Women’s Studies Minor as well as teaching Family Violence and Human Trafficking.

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