Staff Spotlight by Vanessa Dunn, Awaken Intern Awaken is filled with warriors. One of those is Co-Founder, Jen Robinson, whose tremendous compassion for her clients shines as she discusses her work. Executive Director and fellow Co-Founder, Melissa Holland, states: One thing that stands out about Jen, is the way the women are so drawn to…Details
Congress passed the Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act (FOSTA) and the Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act (SESTA) to target websites that knowingly facilitate sex trafficking or intentionally promote the prostitution of others (pimping). The violation is aggravated if a website knowingly promotes or facilitates the prostitution of 5 or more persons or acts in reckless…Details
My name is Vanessa Dunn (that’s me holding the sign) and I am a Senior at Sierra Nevada College in Incline currently studying International Studies and Humanities. For my service-learning project, I chose to work within Awaken, after learning of the disturbing trend of commercial sexual exploitation cases in the Reno and Lake Tahoe area.…Details
When: February 22, 6:30pm Where: New Life Christian 601 Spokane St, Reno, NV 89512 Awaken Prayer Nights are to bring people together to corporately pray for women and children being commercially sexually exploited. Awaken invite’s you to join us to pray for this cause. We anxiously await seeing God set these women and children free and…Details
Come join us for an incredible evening as we celebrate 5 years of Awaken and Acts 4 Prayer Nights! A special Unity Worship Band will be leading us in worship; also joining us will be Pastors Brent Brooks, Dan Frank, Steve Bond & John McKendricks.