All hands in is a non-profit 501c3 organization dedicated to raising awareness about local human trafficking through presentations and events, educating about the importance of purchasing fair trade items.
What We Do: Our Day-to-day Operations
• Community education, awareness and prevention events to organizations, churches and communities including youth
• Sponsor Human Trafficking Awareness Events
• Take My Hands Store
• Suvivor Outreach
• Sanctuary By The Sea Retreats for survivors
Our Mission: Our Commitment to Survivors
We are committed to making a di#erence in our community by providing educational awareness and events on the issue of human trafficking in addition to seeking opportunities to assis survivors of human trafficking.
Joining Hands With Us: Ways you can make a difference
Here are some ways you can help us make a difference:
• Pray for All Hands In and for a house
• Volunteer - We are always looking for individuals to share their skills with us
• Invite us to speak in your community,
church or organization
• Sponsor a book discussion that we will lead on a book about Human Trafficking
• Hold a fundraiser towards our house
• Donate to All Hands In
Our Goals And Objectives
• To provide and support a house in the greater Boston area for survivors of sexual exploitation and human tra"cking
• To present to adults and youth educational awareness programs and events on human trafficking
• To make available to survivors of human trafficking retreat events that are safe and empowering
• To advocate with state and national government leaders for victims of human trafficking by petioning for stronger laws against traffickers, and lobbying for more government funds to provide vital services and programs for survivors
MEET OUR TEAM
Barbara Anderson founded All Hands In in 2010 and serves as President of the organization. After being involved in Human Trafficking awareness for several years prior, she began to realize that this issue was a local issue and the exploitation of women and girls was happening in our own backyard and communities needed to become involved in this issue.
Barbara served as National President of American Baptist Women’s Ministries from 2009-2012, which allowed her a platform to speak on the issues of human trafficking and other issues that concern women across the country. In addition, she joined the Zonta Club of Arlington, an international women’s organization that addresses women’s issues and advocates for women around the world. She is a member of Trinity Baptist Church in Arlington, serving on the Deacons and Missionary Outreach Boards. Barbara has received the Women of the Year award from the Boston Baptist Social Union and the Unsung Heroine Award from the Massachusetts Commission on the Status of Women. She has earned a B.A. and M.Ed. from Gordon College and has been an administrator for 30 years at Harvard University.
On March 31st, Barbara will receive the “Women Making a Difference” Award from the Zonta Club of Malden.