Rachel

Rachel

Rachel first heard about Hagar when she attended a movie night fundraiser with her mum during her final year of high school. Watching this movie, Rachel learnt about human trafficking and slavery for the first time and decided with her mum that night that they were...
Kanha’s Story

Kanha’s Story

One day when Kanha was on her way home from school, a man approached her and forced her to follow him to a quiet and less populated space. There, he raped her, leaving Kanha both physically hurt and emotionally traumatised. The trauma of this event resulted in Kanha...
Ange Crocker (Bird in a Cage)

Ange Crocker (Bird in a Cage)

Angela Crocker is a wife, mother and pastor in Christchurch. She is passionate about seeing people free from the chains that hold them back in life and believes that freedom is a right for all people. Ange first heard about the issue of human trafficking while...
Alanna and Pete Chapman (27Seconds)

Alanna and Pete Chapman (27Seconds)

You might have seen Alanna and Pete on Country Calendar in 2019. You can meet them and watch the episode here. Alanna and Pete had this to say about why they started 27 Seconds, a wine label that gives 100% of their profits to Hagar and other organisations working in...
27km Youth Walk

27km Youth Walk

On September the 19th 2020, some wonderful young people in Christchurch came together to walk 27km to raise awareness of and funds for Hagar’s work. Why 27Km you ask? Because one person every 27 seconds is sold into slavery somewhere around the world. Each of these...