The Salvation Army thanks the honorary committee, sponsors, and individuals that made our first Diamond Gala a huge success. Proceeds from the Diamond Gala will benefit The Salvation Army Anti-Human Trafficking Program, which is set to open this spring. Below you will find the extraordinary video content from the event. We hope you were inspired by the words of our special guest Elizabeth Smart to join The Salvation Army in the fight against human trafficking.
Thank you to our Diamond Sponsor!
Thank you to our Sapphire Sponsors!
Thank you to our Emerald Sponsors!
American Hotel & Lodging Association
Stephen Bull & Sherry Turner
Van & Jane Hipp
Ken & Faye Morrissette
Janet St. Amand
Thank you to our Supporting Sponsors!
Big Picture Productions
National Beer Wholesalers Association
Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of America
Anti-Human Trafficking Program
The Salvation Army National Capital Area Command’s new Anti- Human Trafficking Program will provide a 24-Hour Emergency Response, with a residential component that will include comprehensive services designed to bring restoration to women and men who have been exploited.
The program will use evidenced-based best practices with a strengths-based and trauma-informed approach including:
24-hour hotline and intake process
Emergency transportation to the shelter (day or night)
Eight emergency beds for adult victims of human trafficking
A comfortable living environment in a secure and undisclosed location
24-hour trauma informed staff
Immediate Care (food, clothing, shelter, personal items, etc.
Emergency Medical, Mental Health and Dental care
Comprehensive Case Management
Trauma Informed Care
Assistance with Personal Identification Documents
Long-Term Placement Services (with both local and long distance transportation provided) and,