Thistle Farmers' First National Conference

June 10, 2013

Welcome To The Circle: 
A Global Movement for Community Healing
We're excited to announce that  REGISTRATION IS OPEN for Thistle Farms' First National Conference  on October 13-15, 2013 in Nashville.
 
Our goal is to   share inspiration and best practices for meeting the recovery needs of women who have survived trafficking, prostitution, addiction and homelessness. 
 
Visit   www.welcometothecircle.org  to find out details and r eserve your spot before the end of June for the early bird rate! 

WELCOME TO THE CIRCLE:  A Global Movement for Community Healing

•  INSPIRATION  for Survivors of Sex Trafficking, Prostitution and the Communities where they Live
 
•  INFORMATION  on the Shared Trade Alliance, a Global Network of Social Enterprises in which the Workforce is the Mission
 
•   REJUVENATION   and Connection through Story & Song
YOU are part of a global movement. Welcome to the circle. 


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