Journey for Freedom 2023

01mar9:00 am30(mar 30)3:00 pmJourney for Freedom 2023

Event Details

Ultra-marathoner Sim Bates runs 900 miles for 900 girls in 30 days in March to bring awareness to problem of child sex trafficking in India. Overy the last 16 years, Freedom Firm has rescued 900 girls from forced sexual slavery. With every mile Sim runs, each girl is remembered, honored,
acknowledged, applauded, and encouraged. This long,gruelling ultra-marathon highlights the incredibly difficult journey each girl faces on the road to

For 30 days in March, Sim will start at the Stanton Drive-In and end at Ace Hardware. On the last day Sim will end this epic journey at the Stanton City Park. The last 5 K will be open to the public to join and show their support. 

Goal: $100,000 to rescue many more girls from sex-trafficking.

Join the Journey to free the next girl!

  • Participate with your miles your way (Walk, run, bike) during the month of March 
  • Join in person on March 30th to run the last 5 k with Sim
  • Read the stories of the girls and learn more about this issue
  • Invite your friends and family to support you
  • Donate to bring freedom



March 1, 2023 9:00 am - March 30, 2023 3:00 pm(GMT-04:00)


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