Stop Child Trafficking Now

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Stop Child Trafficking Now
Type IGO
Purpose To combat the trafficking of children
Official language
Key people
Lynette Lewis

Stop Child Trafficking Now (also called SCTNow) is an international organization[1] founded by Lynette Lewis, an author and public speaker.[2] This nonprofit organization[3] engages in advocacy work in an attempt to bring an end to the trafficking of children.[4] SCTNow targets the demand for human trafficking, focusing on pedophiles, child abductions and child pornography.[5] The group seeks to have those who sexually abuse children prosecuted and convicted.[6] The organization organizes a walk each year to raise awareness on the issue.[7] The first walk took place in September 2011 in Augusta, Georgia, United States.[8] SCTNow events have been held in more than 35 cities in the United States.[9] The group organized a protest at Phillips Square, Montreal, Quebec, Canada in September 2009.[10] Sherrie Clark volunteers for the organization as an editor and writer.[1]


  1. ^ a b Sherrie Clark (2012). Small Voices Silenced: The Secret Society of Sacrificed Children. iUniverse. p. 244. ISBN 1475949472. 
  2. ^ Stephanie G. Henderson (2012). Unforgettable: God's Relentless Heart for His Daughters. CrossBooks Publishing. p. ix. ISBN 1462721265. 
  3. ^ "Facebook Anti-Trafficking Partner to Host 33 Walk/Run to 'Stop Child Trafficking Now'". The Salem News. September 8, 2011. Retrieved June 6, 2013. 
  4. ^ Michael Futch (May 30, 2013). "Bradley Lockhart, Shaniya Davis' father, reflects on Mario McNeill trial and verdict". The Fayetteville Observer. Retrieved June 6, 2013. 
  5. ^ Judy Pochel (September 1, 2011). "Montgomery woman sponsors run to fight child trafficking". The Beacon-News. Retrieved June 6, 2013. 
  6. ^ Natalie Brand (September 16, 2011). "Survivor of sex trafficking covers painful past with tattoo". KPTV. Retrieved June 6, 2013. 
  7. ^ Tara Herrschaft (September 25, 2009). "Stop Child Trafficking Now Walk". WCTV. Retrieved June 6, 2013. 
  8. ^ Kelly Jasper (August 26, 2011). "Race supports anti-child trafficking group". The Augusta Chronicle. Retrieved June 6, 2013. 
  9. ^ Bianca Fortis (September 27, 2009). "Students walk to raise awareness of child trafficking". Central Florida Future. Retrieved June 6, 2013. 
  10. ^ "Child trafficking a domestic problem: MP". CTV News. September 27, 2009. Retrieved June 6, 2013.