14 episodes

#TRAFFICKED chronicles the stories of sex-trafficking survivors as told to Cheryl Hunter who was kidnapped to traffic as a teen. We are here to end human trafficking. In order to stop human trafficking, we must first understand it.

Please note: listener/viewer discretion is advised. This show contains explicit content related to human trafficking, including conversations about rape, domestic abuse, violence, torture, sexual assault, drugs, alcohol abuse, trauma, and more. The content may be upsetting or triggering for some listeners...and liberating, healing, and galvanizing for others. We share this explicit content in its raw form not to sensationalize the topic, but rather, to paint an accurate representation of it.

TRAFFICKED Cheryl Hunter

    • Documentary
    • 4.9 • 28 Ratings

#TRAFFICKED chronicles the stories of sex-trafficking survivors as told to Cheryl Hunter who was kidnapped to traffic as a teen. We are here to end human trafficking. In order to stop human trafficking, we must first understand it.

Please note: listener/viewer discretion is advised. This show contains explicit content related to human trafficking, including conversations about rape, domestic abuse, violence, torture, sexual assault, drugs, alcohol abuse, trauma, and more. The content may be upsetting or triggering for some listeners...and liberating, healing, and galvanizing for others. We share this explicit content in its raw form not to sensationalize the topic, but rather, to paint an accurate representation of it.

    Week in Review: 10/16/20

    Week in Review: 10/16/20

    This week, Cheryl shares resources in the headlines to aid and prevent trafficking.
    Resources:
    Safehouse: https://olivemadera.com/
    Webinar: https://bit.ly/30PHjoU
    Walla Walla PD: https://www.wallawallawa.gov/government/police
    Connect with Cheryl:
    https://www.instagram.com/traffickedseries/
    https://www.instagram.com/huntercheryl/
    https://www.facebook.com/TraffickedSeries/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel&eid=ARD4O_8qCO19r9Lt5Z5gYB89sXXPLwGALf84nomY8hDE8kFmsS9rlnzE01cRe1cFG8YtzpuFzSD3ST1O
    https://www.facebook.com/cherylhunter/

    • 11 min
    Renee Brinkerhoff: Racing for Advocacy

    Renee Brinkerhoff: Racing for Advocacy

    Renée Brinkerhoff is the founder of Valkyrie Racing / Valkyrie Gives. She is racing a 1956 Porsche on every continent of the world to raise awareness and donate funds to combat human trafficking. Mother of four children and late to the game, as she started racing at the age of 56, Renée embodies the power of reinvention. Now, with 6 continents completed in her World Rally Tour, Renee is charging toward the final continent Antarctica with a goal to raise $1M to aid in prevention, rescue, and restoration to victims of trafficking.
     
    Connect with Renee:
    https://www.instagram.com/valkyrie_racing/
    https://www.facebook.com/valkyrieracing
     
    Connect with Cheryl:
    https://www.instagram.com/traffickedseries/
    https://www.instagram.com/huntercheryl/
    https://www.facebook.com/TraffickedSeries/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel&eid=ARD4O_8qCO19r9Lt5Z5gYB89sXXPLwGALf84nomY8hDE8kFmsS9rlnzE01cRe1cFG8YtzpuFzSD3ST1O
    https://www.facebook.com/cherylhunter/

    • 30 min
    Week in Review: 10/09/20

    Week in Review: 10/09/20

    Cheryl shares this week's headlines about the strides that are being taken in sex trafficking research and how cybersecurity is directly connected to human trafficking.
     
     
    Connect with Cheryl:
    https://www.instagram.com/traffickedseries/
    https://www.instagram.com/huntercheryl/
    https://www.facebook.com/TraffickedSeries/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel&eid=ARD4O_8qCO19r9Lt5Z5gYB89sXXPLwGALf84nomY8hDE8kFmsS9rlnzE01cRe1cFG8YtzpuFzSD3ST1O
    https://www.facebook.com/cherylhunter/
     

    • 9 min
    Jerome Elam: The Story of a Child Abused and Trafficked

    Jerome Elam: The Story of a Child Abused and Trafficked

    Jerome Elam is a CEO Trafficking in America Task Force/Child Sex Trafficking Survivor/Marine Corps Veteran/CDN
    Columnist/Speaker/Special Advisor to the Utah Attorney General
     
    Connect with Jerome:
    https://www.facebook.com/jerome.elam
    https://www.linkedin.com/in/jeromeelamauthor/
     
    Connect with Cheryl:
    https://www.instagram.com/traffickedseries/
    https://www.instagram.com/huntercheryl/
    https://www.facebook.com/TraffickedSeries/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel&eid=ARD4O_8qCO19r9Lt5Z5gYB89sXXPLwGALf84nomY8hDE8kFmsS9rlnzE01cRe1cFG8YtzpuFzSD3ST1O
    https://www.facebook.com/cherylhunter/
     
    Resources:
    Trafficking Task Force:
    https://traffickinginamericataskforce.org/
    Trafficking Hotline: 1-888-373-7888 or text BeFree (233733)
    National Center for Missing and Exploited Children: https://www.ncmectx.org/
    Cyber Tip Line: https://report.cybertip.org/ 

    • 43 min
    Week In Review: 10/02/20

    Week In Review: 10/02/20

    Cheryl shares this week's sex trafficking headline news.
    Connect with Cheryl:
    https://www.instagram.com/traffickedseries/
    https://www.instagram.com/huntercheryl/
    https://www.facebook.com/TraffickedSeries/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel&eid=ARD4O_8qCO19r9Lt5Z5gYB89sXXPLwGALf84nomY8hDE8kFmsS9rlnzE01cRe1cFG8YtzpuFzSD3ST1O
    https://www.facebook.com/cherylhunter/

    • 8 min
    Holly Gibbs: Childhood Sex Trafficking

    Holly Gibbs: Childhood Sex Trafficking

    Holly Austin Gibbs is the Director of CommonSpirit Health’s Violence and Human Trafficking Response Program. In this role, Holly oversees efforts to implement policies, procedures, and education that will assist physicians and staff in a) identifying patients who may be experiencing abuse, neglect, or violence, including human trafficking, and b) offering victim assistance to patients in a trauma-informed manner. In 2014, Holly published an academic book titled Walking Prey: How America's Youth are Vulnerable to Sex Slavery; and in 2019, she received the Sister Concilia Moran Award from the Catholic Health Association. As a survivor of child sex trafficking, Holly has testified before Congress and consulted for numerous organizations, including the U.S. Office for Victims of Crime, National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and the AMBER Alert program.
    Connect with Holly:
    www.instagram.com/holly_a_smith
     
    Connect with Cheryl:
    https://www.instagram.com/traffickedseries/
    https://www.instagram.com/huntercheryl/
    https://www.facebook.com/TraffickedSeries/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel&eid=ARD4O_8qCO19r9Lt5Z5gYB89sXXPLwGALf84nomY8hDE8kFmsS9rlnzE01cRe1cFG8YtzpuFzSD3ST1O
    https://www.facebook.com/cherylhunter/
     
     

    • 51 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
28 Ratings

28 Ratings

hen lover ,

Stunning

Jerome proves to things to me. That the travisty of child abuse and trafficking is happening under my nose. And 2... he proves one can walk through the trauma. We need to all be aware of the signs and NOT STAY SILENT!
Thank you for your generous gift od sharing your journey.

Dr.Carolinenv ,

Dr. Caroline Verkaik

Cheryl hunter you are a force to reckon with. Thank you for standing with trafficked victims by identifying with them and encouraging them to speak up. As my Coach, mentor and friend you’ve helped me know how to grow my business and how to stand out in my industry. I’m forever grateful.

susb2 ,

Eye opening!

So interesting and eye opening. Surprisingly happening right here in America. Very informative, thank you! After over 30 years in the field of mental health I realize there is so much more to learn.

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