Rapha House executive director to speak at Milligan
MILLIGAN COLLEGE, TN (Jan. 24, 2013) — Stephanie Freed, executive director of Rapha House, will speak at Milligan College on Tuesday, Jan. 29, at 11 a.m. in Milligan’s Mary B. Martin Auditorium of Seeger Memorial Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.
Named for the Hebrew word for “healing,” Rapha House is an international safe house program serving children rescued from slavery and sexual exploitation.
Freed will share her testimony and discuss child slavery issues while weaving in stories of the girls served by Rapha House.
Founded by Freed and her father in 2003 in Cambodia, Rapha House has grown to become a well-respected agency working with governments, local law enforcement, and non-governmental organizations around the world, providing rescue, shelter, training and aftercare.
Rapha House paves the way to lasting freedom and healing for victims of the human trafficking industry through prevention, education and spiritual transformation.
For more information about Freed or Rapha House, visit www.raphahouse.org. To learn more about spiritual formation events at Milligan, contact Campus Minister Brad Wallace at 423.461.8748.
MILLIGAN COLLEGE is a Christian liberal arts college in Northeast Tennessee whose vision is to change lives and shape culture through a commitment to servant leadership. The college offers more than 100 majors, minors, pre-professional degrees and concentrations in a variety of fields, along with graduate and adult degree completion programs. To learn more about Milligan College, visit www.milligan.edu or call 800-262-8337.