Laughter and the crash of bowling pins tumbling down fills the air. A popular song begins to play, and dozens of girls shout and sing along. It could be an afternoon of fun anywhere in the world, but for the nearly 150 girls gathered in Kolkata, this afternoon is a standout event. The girls, many of them teenagers and some of them young mothers, are sex trafficking survivors.
Every summer, IJM Kolkata hosts a day of summer camp for girls in local aftercare homes. And on that day, they get to be just that--girls. You can read all about it here. Thank you, thank you for making this happen.