Welcome to Safe House of Hope. We are a volunteer-run and -led 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that welcomes people from all backgrounds and spiritual traditions. We provide education, training, and support to help victims of human trafficking become an active part of a healthy community. Please explore our website to learn more about human trafficking and how you can help work towards the abolition of modern day slavery. No matter your resources, creed, or skills, there is some way that you can help make a difference. Together we can change lives!

News & Events

“Very Young Girls” Film Screening

Tuesday, February 16th, 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Johns Hopkins Medicine Campus: Wood Basic Science Building (725 N. Wolfe St)

The Johns Hopkins Postdoctoral Association and Johns Hopkins School of Public Health Center for Public Health & Human Rights invite you to a viewing of the documentary film “Very Young Girls”, which “gives a candid perspective of prostitution and sex slavery in New York City”. Safe House of Hope executive director Denene Yates will be present to discuss domestic sex trafficking in Maryland, local needs, and volunteer opportunities. You will also learn about ongoing research in this area from the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health. Food will be provided. All postdocs, family, guests, and community members are welcome to attend! CLICK HERE for additional information.


Safe House of Hope is recruiting volunteers to aid its efforts in 2016. Come learn about the various needs and volunteer opportunities. You will meet current volunteers and hear about the work we are doing in Baltimore City and why we need additional hands to continue our work in 2016.

Thursday, February 18th, 7pm – 9pm // Howard County          CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Saturday, March 12th, 10am – 2pm // Curtis Bay                       CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Volunteers Urgently Needed

We Need Group or Organization Volunteers!

Interested in a group project for your church or organization? Do you have a desire to help our efforts and learn more about human trafficking? Please e-mail rjservant@gmail.com to schedule a volunteer date.

Board Members

Safe House of Hope is seeking individuals to join the board of directors. In particular, we are in need of a CPA and a lawyer; we would also benefit from the expertise of individuals with experience in housing and social work. Each board member is required to provide updates and/or reports to the entire board at each board meeting. Each member of the board must also head a committee. If you have a heart for our clients and possess these or other skills that you believe would be beneficial to accomplishing our mission, please download the Board Member Application. Submit your completed application via e-mail (details in application) or bring with you to the next open board meeting (held the first Monday of every month from 6:30pm to 8:30pm – see calendar).


to make a tax-deductible donation via PayPal. Make a single, one-time donation, or select the recurring monthly payment option to support our mission throughout the year.

Visit our AMAZON WISHLIST to quickly and easily purchase snacks/supplies for our street outreach teams to distribute to victims of sex trafficking in Baltimore City. Items can be delivered directly to Safe House of Hope for a hassle-free donation.

Click here to learn of other ways you can donate.