Speakers from Habitat for Humanity and Starfish International talked about the impact housing, family, and education can have on children as they mature into adults.
Syracuse author Gene Fisch told an inspiring story about his family standing up for truth during the horrors inflicted on Poland in the 1930s and 1940s. He called for people of courage to stand up against terrorism in its modern forms.
Combating sex trafficking is a complex issue, and examples were given from various countries. Speakers advocated prosecuting perpetrators, not the prostitutes who are being victimized.