Two Day Training for Faith-Based Anti-Trafficking Efforts in the Fox Cities


September 8 – September 9

Sep 8 at 6 PM to Sep 9 at 11:30 AM

Please RSVP via the Eventbrite link here:


Breakthrough Covenant Church

215 East Washington Street, Appleton, Wisconsin 54911

 This is a free two day training and equipping workshop for those who are interested in supporting faith-based anti-trafficking efforts in the Fox Cities. If you are curious about how you might fit into these efforts or if you feel ready to take that next step to help... this training will be beneficial for you! 

All are welcome to come and get informed. (Please note: Both sessions will be required in order to be cross-trained to volunteer with both Damascus Road and OAK Home.) 

On Friday evening at 6pm, Lisa Sennholz, Executive Director of Damascus Road will share about the dynamics of trafficking, what it looks like locally, and how you can support the victims they are serving.

Topics Include:

What Does Local Trafficking Look Like
Recruiting Tactics of Traffickers
Red Flags in Helping Identify Victims of Trafficking
Vulnerabilities and Risk Factors for Exploitation

On Saturday morning at 9am, Cheryl Marciniak, Founder of OAK Home will share about how to work directly with trafficked victims through crisis advocacy and in residential settings.

Topics Include:

Trauma Informed Care
Stages of Change
Motivational Interviewing
Setting Healthy Boundaries 

Please register for each day you will be attending. 


What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

On Friday - Parking is available in the church lot. Parking is free at meters after 6:00pm.
On Saturday - Parking is available in the church lot. Metered parking is $.75 per hour and is limited to two hours from 9am-6pm.


The church lot is located on the east side of the building with entrance off of Durkee St (by corner of Durkee and E. Washington)
Parking garage located on E. Washington/Morrison St. - Rates are just $1 for less than 2 hours, $2 for 2-3 hours, $3 for 3-4 hours and $5 for over 4 hours. Cash and credit card accepted.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?


Cheryl Marciniak at

Lisa Sennholz at

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, but please check in both days.