For help or to report possible #HumanTrafficking in SW Florida (Lee, Charlotte, DeSoto, Sarasota, etc) call the local hotline! 888-939-3112
The Wayne Foundation operates a Drop-In-Center for victims of sex trafficking, and commercial sexual exploitation of children. Our center is located in Charlotte County Florida, and serves the entire SW FL area. Clients come to Wayne Manor through referrals by other...Read More
Our organization is survivor lead. Our goal is to provide young women in the United States who have fallen victim to DMST with a means of leaving the sex industry for good by providing a safe home environment with rehabilitation services.
Sex Trafficking as defined by the U.N.
“Human Trafficking for the purpose of Commercial Sexual Exploitation”
Sex Trafficking further defined by the United States Federal Government
“A commercial sex act induced by force, fraud, or coercion, or in which the person induced to perform such act has not attained 18 years of age”
President – Jamie Walton – DMST Survivor, Advocate, Public Speaker, and Writer. Certified in NPO management. Board of Directors – SW FL Regional Human Trafficking Coalition
Vice President – Kevin Smith – Film Director, Writer, Public Speaker, Podcaster, and Philanthropist
Treasurer – William Bittner – Financial Director – PepsiCo, Retired
Adviser – Dr. John Fite – Clinical Psychologist, Prior Nonprofit Board Experience With Org that Provided Shelter to Homeless Youth