There's no room for trafficking in Monterey County
December 27, 2019
MCRCC has been training staff at a major hotel downtown Monterey on how to identify and respond to human trafficking. In honor of January and National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, MCRCC is shining a light on the important role hotels can play in ending human trafficking.
Portola Hotel & Spa in downtown Monterey has over 300 staff and next to the Monterey Conference Center. Over the last few months, and continuing on in January, we have offered multiple trainings to nearly 100 of the Portola Hotel’s staff, particularly staff in the...
Beyond the Breakthrough: The Necessity of Survivor Leadership
September 6, 2019
Our Human Trafficking Outreach Manager Deborah Pembrook was a speaker at NSAC 2019 and she was invited to write a blog piece that has been featured on Ms. Magazine. Keep reading below for the full post and link to the Ms. Magazine blog.
September 2019 News!
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Staff Spotlight: Herminia Cervantes
July 5, 2019
We are so proud of our former Child Abuse Prevention Program Coordinator, Herminia Cervantes, who has recently transitioned to MCRCC therapist intern! Below, read more about Herminia and her journey from Advocate to Clinical Staff.
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July 2019 News!
Creating Change Through the MyStrength Club
July 1, 2019 by Derek Owens, Prevention Educator
"I couldn’t be more proud of our prevention education program and the thousands of young people who have elected to be a part of our clubs over the years."
Last Friday, some of our prevention education team and executive staff traveled to Oakland, CA to meet...
June 2019 - The Advocate Newsletter
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MCRCC Spotlight: Maggie Melone-Echiburu
Get to know our Board President!
Having served on the MCRCC Board of Directors since 2014, Maggie Melone-Echiburu became our Board President in August 2018. We recently asked her to share a little about herself.
What is one of the best things about contributing to MCRCC?
The best thing to me is knowing that my contribution is helping make a difference in someone's life. The services provided...