The Links Houston Chapter and the Houston Area Urban League (HAUL) hosted “When it Hits Close to Home,” a Human Trafficking community discussion to bring awareness to this growing epidemic in Houston. Houston has long been one of the most intense areas for trafficking in the U.S. Panelists Kathy Griffin-Grinan, Ann Johnson, FBI Special Agent Theo Williams, Immigration Judge Clarease Yates and moderator Judge Maria Jackson discussed ways to prevent this horrific criminal activity. Attendees included Pam Thorne, Julie Fitzpatrick, Lorraine Breckenridge-Sterling, Connie Cochran, Marcus Esther, Arvia Few, and several others