Kailash – US Documentary Competition

Thursday, January 18, 2018

This film has multiple showings during the Sundance Film Festival

Hidden inside overcrowded factories around the world, countless children are forced into slave labor due to rising global demands for cheap goods. With the help of a covert network of informants, Nobel Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi and his dedicated team carry out daring raids to rescue and rehabilitate imprisoned children. Using hidden cameras and playing… Read More

A Woman Captured – World Cinema Documentary Competition

Friday, January 19, 2018

This film has multiple showings during the Sundance Film Festival

A Woman Captured – World Cinema Documentary Competition While preparing a project on modern slavery, filmmaker Bernadett Tuza-Ritter uncovers a treacherous story. Inside an upscale Hungarian home run by a tyrannical matriarch resides a domestic slave. At 52 years old, Marish labors 20 hours a day without pay and endures a constant barrage of emotional and physical… Read More

4th Annual Human Trafficking Symposium

Friday, January 26, 2018

8:30a-2:30p at the SJ Quinney College of Law

The 2018 Human Trafficking Symposium will discuss how constructions and definitions of human trafficking impact how it is addressed. Who are the victims, who are the criminals, and who determines this and how? Are there policy gaps? Who might be falling through? This year, we have invited professionals and community leaders who work against human… Read More

JLSLC New Member Open House

Monday, January 29, 2018

6:30-8:30 at the Junior League of Salt Lake City

We’d love for you to join us at our New Member Open House! Come and enjoy light refreshments with current and prospective members. This is a great chance to learn more about the Junior League of Salt Lake City events and community impact. We will also cover what it takes to be a member in… Read More

Wednesday Evening Development Series (WEDS)

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

6:45-8:30 at the Junior League of Salt Lake City

Did you know there are hundreds of local boards that need members– especially women leaders? This WEDS is provided by Ann Mackin, President of SpringBoard Utah, an organization passionate about being the conduit for getting women placed on boards. This engaging seminar will provide you with guides to identify the boards that interest you and… Read More

Love Heals Forum

Friday, March 23, 2018 - Saturday, March 24, 2018

Please join us on March 23rd for the Love Heals Forum—an important conversation on the issues surrounding human trafficking in Utah. Thistle Farms founder Rev. Becca Stevens, trauma informed care specialist Dr. Kathy Franchek-Roa, trafficking survivors, and Utah experts will discuss solutions and best practices to lift women out of trafficking, violence, and exploitation. Learn… Read More