Belmont event to address slavery and human trafficking

U.S. Senator Bob Corker (Photo: WKRN)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A campaign to end slavery and human trafficking begins at Belmont University Monday morning.

The END IT kickoff event begins at 10 a.m. at Maddox Grand Atrium at the Curb Event Center on Belmont’s campus.

U.S. Senator Bob Corker will host the event, along with recording artists Natalie Grant and Holly Williams, Belmont University President Dr. Robert Fisher and Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Asst. Special Agent in Charge Margie Quin.

According to Sen. Corker’s website, 27 million people are victims of modern slavery in 165 countries around the world.

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