Elite Impact Community
The Foundation is powered by people locking-shields to put an end to human exploitation and sex trafficking.
Elite Foundation Impact Committees
The committees meet quarterly to review and implement strategic objectives in collaboration with the Chair of the Executive Advisory Board to effect strategic growth and community impact based upon the Foundation's strategic plan. The monthly committee status report is delivered at the Executive Advisory Board meeting, by the Chair of the committee, every third Monday of the month.
Fund Development Committee
The Elite Foundation Fund Development Committee’s focus is the general oversight of the Foundation’s fundraising activities and its financial acumen. This committee supports the Foundation in its due diligence function related to assuring fiscal health through community partner development, corporate and philanthropic sponsorship, and grant fund development. The committee will ensure that fundraising is done according to recommended philanthropy and fund development policies and that it cultivates donor retention. The committee implements community activity objectives and goals that meet charitable contributions per the annual budget while concurrently implementing safeguards and developing specific task forces when warranted.
This committee seeks volunteers with experience and competence in corporate partner development, fundraising, financial and budgeting experience, grant writing, and other related specialty knowledge.
Education and Prevention Committee
The Elite Foundation Education and Prevention Committee’s focus is to promote and support education to the general public, children and their caregivers, community partners, and health care providers about the signs, red flags, and types of Human Trafficking. Education is the key to prevention through enhanced awareness and minimizing the risk of re-traumatizing through trauma-informed solution responses.
Committee members support the awareness for Human Trafficking education initiatives wherever they are needed. The committee members will be endorsing and advocating for current research-based instructional practices in public education. They will provide leadership and guidance for training new volunteers who have a heart to train and educate others. Members will share tools for preventing sex trafficking using provided presentation materials, they will speak to civic clubs, churches, schools, universities and health care providers or any group that requests awareness information. They may host a resource table at community events, fairs, clubs wherever there is an open door to bring educational materials to an audience. They may also be involved in education state lawmakers in understanding what can and should be done related to prevention efforts. The education and awareness committee actively seek out opportunities for training and education of anyone in need of knowing.
This committee seeks volunteers, who have experience and competence in public speaking, collaborative leadership, education curriculum development, survivors, community leaders with a heart for advocacy through education, as well as other related specialty knowledge.
Community Engagement Committee
The Foundation Community Engagement Committee develops the vital human resources that support all Foundation operations focused on serving victims of Human Exploitation and Sex Trafficking. The committee provides specific training, determines the allocation of resources, and promotes the development of all volunteer gifts, talents, and time to cultivate retention and new recruitment. The committee also develops and assists in community service projects to purport awareness and prevention information about human exploitation and sex trafficking in our backyards. The committee maintains an updated volunteer database and develops volunteer appreciation events.
This committee seeks volunteers who have experience and competence in partner development, fundraising, financial and budgeting experience, marketing, and other related specialty knowledge.