Virgil Shipley/News Ellie Cline, victim advocate for the office of the Mount Vernon Law Director, was out early this morning on the Public Square with others spreading red sand in the cracks of the sidewalks. The Red Sand Project helps to raise awareness of human trafficking. The sand represents human trafficking victims who fall through the cracks and are sometimes overlooked. The participating agencies are encouraging others to share pictures of the sand on social media to further awareness of human trafficking.

Virgil Shipley/Mount Vernon News

Ellie Cline, victim advocate for the office of the Mount Vernon Law Director, was out early this morning on the Public Square with others spreading red sand in the cracks of the sidewalks. The Red Sand Project helps to raise awareness of human trafficking. The sand represents human trafficking victims who fall through the cracks and are sometimes overlooked. The participating agencies are encouraging others to share pictures of the sand on social media to further awareness of human trafficking. Request this photo

 

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Virgil Shipley: 740-397-5333 or photos@mountvernonnews.com and on Twitter, @mountvernonnews

 

 

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