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Central Arizona United to Stop Exploitation (CAUSE) Task Force

Award Information

Award #
2016-VT-BX-K002
Funding Category
Competitive
Areas Served
Geographical Areas Served
  • Phoenix
Indicates all geographic areas to which services are provided, excluding states. See States Served.
States Served
AZ
Indicates all applicable states in which services are provided.
Location
Status
Open
Funding First Awarded
2016
Total funding (to date)
$1,350,000

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2016, $675,000)

The purpose of the Enhanced Collaborative Model to Combat Human Trafficking Program is to support the development and enhancement of multidisciplinary human trafficking task forces that implement collaborative approaches to combating all forms of human trafficking within the United States sex trafficking and labor trafficking of foreign nationals and U.S. citizens (of all sexes and ages). OVC and BJA intend for funding through this program to be used to assist communities in developing effective and sustainable multidisciplinary task forces that will implement victim-centered and coordinated approaches to identify victims of all types of human trafficking, address the individualized needs of victims through quality services, and investigate and prosecute human trafficking cases at the local, state, tribal, and federal levels.

Date Created: June 8, 2020