Shield NC lead an initiative with the Department of Justice and the NC Coalition Against Human Trafficking to bring awareness to the how the COVID-19 pandemic heightens cyber-trafficking risk. Efforts include providing:
Nicole Bernard was voted onto the North Carolina Coalition Against Human Trafficking Board.
Shield NC Founder, Nicole Bernard, recently met with Yiota Souras, Senior Vice President General Counsel at the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) to discuss federal policy concerning child pornography in Washington, DC. The information exchanged was helpful and encouraging. Aug 2019
The Town of Apex North Carolina declares the week of September 29, 2019 Human Trafficking Awareness Week. Aug 2019
The Town of Apex, North Carolina signs a resolution assuring their town they will not do business with vendors who employ workers by means of human trafficking. May 2019
Tommy Bernard MD, co founder of Shield NC, was sworn in as Health Care Representative on the North Carolina Governors Human Trafficking Commission. April 2019
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