FTG in the News

April 16, 2015
Bethany O: Why I Volunteer

I volunteer because I am a Christian and I believe that I’m called to help others however I can. I try to show His love for all people through my actions and words. I believe that through the act of service people can feel that they are loved and that they matter. Volunteering has been a part of my...

February 16, 2015
El Salvador Needs Bras

In-country program staff person, Evelyn, sorting bras for the Free The Girls program through Mission To El Salvador When our partners at Mission to El Salvador (MTES) started a Free The Girls...

February 12, 2015
“Former pastor collects women’s underwear–but for good reason”

Free The Girls Co-Founder and Global Director, Dave Terpstra, is interviewed by Jonathan Merritt, senior columnist for Religion News Service: “Bras are the hottest item in the second-hand clothing market. So...

September 1, 2014
The Face of Human Trafficking in El Salvador

    Who is buying young girls in El Salvador? Businessmen, radio announcers, and television personalities. As of now, these clients remain faceless and nameless.   This blog originally appeared on

August 28, 2014
Talking to Kids about Human Trafficking

I choose not to shield my son from the horrible things, because the horrible things need people like him to help fix them. There are a lot of moments in a child’s life that make their parents stop and think. I had one of these the other day. Recently I began to volunteering for Free The...

August 22, 2014
Intimacy National Bra Drive in October

INTIMACY {bra fit stylists} 16 Stores Host Bra Drives

June 28, 2014
Take the Pledge and Show Your Support

Hundreds of people have volunteered with Free The Girls since 2010. Whether you had a bra drive, host a drop-off location at your business, donated time/talents, or served as volunteer at one of our Colorado events, we can’t begin to thank each of your for your service and commitment to helping survivors of sex trafficking in...

March 15, 2014
Free the Girls Named FAWCO Target Project

——-FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE—— 15 March 2014 PROVIDING ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITIES TO HUMAN TRAFFICKING SURVIVORS BRUSSELS, BELGIUM Today, at the Federation of American Women’s Clubs Overseas, Inc. (FAWCO) Interim...

December 10, 2013
Denver Post Mile High Style Blog: Free the Girls Hosts “Bralapalooza”

  Free the Girls hosts “Bralapalooza” to raise awareness and funds by Suzanne Brown, Denver Post Colorado Style Editor A 20-year veteran of the TV production business, Kimba Langas knows how to draw on the organizational and media skills she learned and put them to work in the non-profit sector. For...

October 6, 2013
Cash For Bras (Malaysia Bra Drive)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT Anushya Safira / Joyce Ooianushya@neubodi.com /joyce@neubodi.comDirect line: +60 3 6150 1288 CASH For YOUR BRAS “Your old bras could be someone else’s treasure!” Kuala Lumpur, 4 October 2013 – Did you know that of the ONE MILLION afflicted women...