Educating Arizona's Youth
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90% of child sexual abuse victims know the perpetrator in some way.
1 in 6 men is sexually abused before they turn 18.
100,000 American kids are victims of domestic human trafficking each year in the U.S.
16% of Arizona runaways were sex trafficking victims in 2014.
--National Center for Missing & Exploited Children--
One out of every three teens on the street will be lured into prostitution within 48 hours of leaving home.
--National Runaway Switchboard--
The average age a teen enters the sex trade in Arizona is 14 years old, but nationally the average is 13.
--Shares Hope International Rapid Assessment Fact Sheet on Arizona--