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About the Keynote Speaker

Rebecca Bender, MACT
CEO & Founder Rebecca Bender Initiative
Author, In Pursuit of Love, Roadmap to Redemption

Rebecca BenderRebecca Bender is the founder and CEO of the Rebecca Bender Initiative (RBI). She is an award-winning, nationally recognized expert on human trafficking. After escaping nearly six years of modern-day slavery, she wrote her first book, Roadmap to Redemption, followed by her recent curriculum Elevate. RBI’s advanced trainings have equipped FBI, Homeland Security, local law enforcement, medical professionals, service providers, and faith communities across America. Rebecca serves as an advisor to both the Oregon D.O.J. Human Trafficking Council and the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services. She is also the recipient of the Female Overcomer Award, Unlikely Hero Award, Hero to our Generation Award and multiple FBI and Congressional recognitions. She is a sought-after speaker and consultant and has been featured on the Today Show, NBC Deadline Crimes, Forbes, Huffington Post, and Sports Illustrated. She lives in the Pacific Northwest with her husband and their four daughters and just completed her master’s degree from Bethel Seminary.

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Volleyball vs. IU East

October 7th, 2022

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Creativity Club Meeting

Creativity Club Meeting

October 10th, 2022

12:20 PM - 1:00 PM

Monday Night Bible Study

Monday Night Bible Study

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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

National Coming Out Day

National Coming Out Day

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11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

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Week of Welcome Plus: It’s all Business!

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11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Lunch Bible Study

Lunch Bible Study

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12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

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Spectrum Fall 2022 Meetings

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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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