Become a Defender of human dignity

The Defenders are our community of sustained monthly recurring donors. Sustained donors enable us to plan with a reliable budget, and to leverage every opportunity to fight for dignity!

The Defender program is the lifeblood of our organization. Watch this special video by Patrick Trueman, our President & CEO, and Dawn Hawkins, our Executive Director, about the importance of the Defender program:

We still need to add 78 new Defender members to help keep the momentum of the movement! When you join the Defender program today, you’ll also have the option of receiving a free NCOSE coffee mug or your choice of 1 of 4 different books.

Become a part of the Defender community today. Together, we will change the culture and put an end to sexual exploitation.

The Numbers


NCOSE leads the Coalition to End Sexual Exploitation with over 300 member organizations.


The National Center on Sexual Exploitation has had over 100 policy victories since 2010. Each victory promotes human dignity above exploitation.


NCOSE’s activism campaigns and victories have made headlines around the globe. Averaging 93 mentions per week by media outlets and shows such as Today, CNN, The New York Times, BBC News, USA Today, Fox News and more.



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Support Dignity

There are more ways that you can support dignity today, through an online gift, taking action, or joining our team.