Freedom Gala 2021
August 28, 2021 @ 6:00PM — 9:30PM Central Time (US & Canada)
You may be able to purchase tickets at the event, as long as we are not already sold out!!! It's our biggest celebration of the year! At the 2021 Freedom Gala, you'll experience an eventful night to enjoy a full course dinner, bid on exciting silent auction items, hear inspiring stories from real human trafficking overcomers, and help bring hope, strength, and action to the fight against this multi-billion dollar human trafficking business.
You are invited to join our rescue teams as we reclaim freedom for those whose lives have been stolen. Vulnerable women and children are counting on you now more than ever. Your support of the Freedom Gala ensures we're able to prevent human trafficking, rescue those already trapped, reunite them with their families and put the traffickers behind bars.
5:30pm Doors Open and Silent Auction
6:30pm Dinner is Served
*If you have special dietary restrictions, we have vegan, vegetarian and gluten free options available. Please contact email@example.com as soon as possible so we accommodate your dietary needs.
7:30pm Silent Auction will close
8:00pm Speakers will begin (no particular order)
Speakers will include:
Kevin Sorbo: An American actor known for his roles in TV series Hercules, as well as is roles in the Christian drama films God is Not Dead and Let There Be Light. He is also writer of True Strength: My Journey from Hercules to Mere Mortal and How Nearly Dying Saved My Life and has produced many films as well. He also starred in the film Caged No More, which is an entertaining feature film that raises awareness of human trafficking, aids in connecting anti-trafficking organizations, equipping parents, schools and churches to aid in prevention, and assists in eradicating trafficking altogether.
Elsa Christie: Survivor of human trafficking, Elsa Christie is now an inspirational speaker, writer, mental health coach and Biblical counselor who is called to help people discover their purpose, restore their identity, and heal from past pain. Her RePurpose Your Pain message brings you from hurt to whole.
Troy Brewer: The founding and senior pastor of OpenDoor Church in Burleson, Texas. He is known for his relevant and authentic teachings, amazing insights, and studies on the wonders of God including astronomy, numbers, typology, and times and seasons. Pastor Troy Brewer is committed to seeing lives transformed and partners with us to fights against human trafficking through his organization, Answer International.
Ralph Done: Director of Missions at LIFE Outreach International, which is a Christian organization dedicated to sharing the transforming truth of God's love in word and deed. The ministry encourages the support of missions and relief programs in areas of need throughout the world. Utilizing the tremendous potential of broadcast media to fulfill the mission, LIFE Outreach inspires believers to share the promise of life and hope with others.
Tom and Shovana Laseter: Founders of World Mission Outreach Organization and Freedom Gala Hosts. World Mission Outreach Organization focuses on rescuing victims of human trafficking, caring for children orphaned by natural disasters, and child and adult education. To date, they have been able to successfully rescue 2,469 girls and 69 boys from human trafficking. They have also partnered to place 41 traffickers behind bars.
More speakers to be confirmed and announced!
9:00pm Close and Dismissal
Interested in the details of our sponsorship opportunities? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Coming from out of town?
The Courtyard by Marriott is located nearest the event center and they will be providing a complimentary shuttle from the Hotel to the Event Center till 10 pm.