Your funding will help support programming and operational costs. Due to certain health restrictions and limited gatherings (regarding the pandemic ) our in-person fundraising events are on hold until further notice. Also, ROL's safehome has taken a considerable hit this past year in maintaining staffing capacity. ROL's employees are classified as essential workers due to the fact that Refuge provides housing and aftercare to trafficked girls in the fostercare system. For this reason, we have had numerous employees resign their position because of the effects and threat of COVID .