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Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Str*p Club OutREACH this Saturday, Seeking Program Director & Live In Case Workers for SafeHOME & More!

STRIP CLUB OUTREACH THIS SATURDAY: July 9th between 7pm and midnight, the Beauty From Ashes™ outREACH team will be serving up a home cooked meal from the locker room of our "adopted" strip club and distributing outREACH gifts that include beauty and hair supplies, toiletries, lotions, musical CD's, and the ReachUP women's magazine.  Please keep the team in your prayers.  

:  To view the FREEdom™ festive gifts we'll be distributing in strip clubs and to survivors in safeHOMEs, CLICK HERE.  

SEEKING PROGRAM DIRECTOR AND LIVE IN CASE WORKERS for a comprehensive, integrated, faith based, rehabilitative program for victims of human sex trafficking and commercialized sexual exploitation, READ MORE.

BREAKING FREE LIFE SKILLS & SUPPORT GROUP:  Wednesdays at Barry University 1-3pm.  For women who are currently in the sex industry and for those who have been in it.  Child care and lunch provided.  Registration required.  Contact Julie Shematz at or call 239-939-9218 to register. 

BFA JULY PRAYER ALERT:  For details on how to pray for BFA clients, events, partnerships, and projects, CLICK HERE.

WEEKLY GLOBAL CORPORATE PRAYER:  Join BFA weekly, locally and globally for prayer to abolish slavery and for the organizations reaching, rescuing, restoring and advocating for the victims.  Fridays 8-9am EST.  For more information and prayer guide, CLICK HERE

BFA PRAYER TEAM:  To sign up, send your name, city, state, and country to

PRAYER REQUESTS:  We care for you and have a team that prays over your every need.  Submit your prayer request via our website CLICK HERE.

SCHEDULE BFA FOR AN EVENT:  BFA provides education, in services, and trainings on human trafficking for social service agencies, universities, churches, groups, businesses, and clubs.  To schedule a speaker and for more information, CLICK HERE.
BFA CURRENT NEEDS:  Want to help and get involved with Florida's first and only survivor led human sex trafficking service agency?  CLICK HERE for details.  


BFA FACEBOOK FAN PAGE & TWITTER:  Become a fan on the BFA facebook fanpage and follow us on Twitter.  Get informed and raise awareness by reposting and retweeting!

2010 AUDITED FINANCIAL REPORT:  In 2010 92.7% of all giving and income to BFA went to Program Services. To view our 2010 Audited Financial Report, CLICK HERE.  

DONATIONS:  Your partnership is vital for us.  We currently rely on private donations to provide Program Services. Please consider becoming a partner by giving a tax deductible gift today.  For  $25 or more we will send you our  Child of God CD.  For secure online donations, CLICK HERE or mail your check, cash or money order to Beauty From Ashes, 13300 S. Cleveland Ave., Ste, 56-623, Fort Myers, FL 33907.

Thank you for your partnership. Together we are better and we are making a difference. Because of your support we are developing and implementing a seamless, continuum of integrated and comprehensive services to individuals that exit the sex industry through full recovery. 

For you were called to freedom, brethren; only do not turn your freedom into an opportunity for the flesh, but through love serve one another. Galatians 5:12-14

In His passion to victims become over-comers,

Julie Shematz and the BFA FREEdom™ Team
Founder, President, and Chief Executive Officer

Beauty From Ashes™ Ministries  
Where Victims Become Over-Comers