VBM welcomes Texas State team, continues partnership with the Austin American-Statesman

Together we can accomplish more. And we shall. Today I am very pleased to present to you our Texas State University team and our fall reporting project.  I am also very happy to announce that VoiceBox Media’s partnership with the Austin American-Statesman will continue through the fall. Jairus, Sophia and Aubrie…

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Children on the Edge: Why children are fleeing their Central American homes

The number of children entering the United States from Mexico and Central America has grown exponentially in 2014. While official numbers total 65,005, others estimate the number to be closer to 90,000. Here, we have gathered information from global data bases and international reports as to the reason why parents and families…

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Ending human trafficking is a shared responsibility

About 30 people gathered in Texas State University’s Comal building to hear Texas State history professor, Dr. Jessica Pliley; John Nehme, CEO of Austin-based Allies Against Slavery; and James Kofi Annan, founder of Ghana-based Challenging Heights, conduct a Philosophy Dialogue panel discussion as part of the 3-day university lecture series: “Ending…

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James Kofi Annan speaks at Texas State

Tonight was the first of a three part University Lecture Series about ending child trafficking through education and economic empowerment. Founder and Executive Director of Challenging Heights, James Kofi Annan, gave a powerful and moving speech about his experiences with human trafficking  in Ghana. He spoke about growing up in a…

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