Human Trafficking Awareness Month

January 11, 2021


Hi Owl's Nest,

January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month, and we want your help! 

In the US alone, a human trafficking case is reported approximately every 45 minutes. Trafficking takes away people's freedom - their basic human rights - in the most barbaric ways.

What is Human Trafficking? 

Human trafficking means forcing someone to work against their will. The key to all trafficking is not the work the victims are doing – it is the conditions under which they have to work: through some type of force, fraud or coercion.

They might be forced to sell sexual acts, or to work as a waiter or a nanny or a landscaper, in a nail salon or a factory. Most victims are female and most traffickers are male, but not exclusively.

It's important to be aware that in the US, a victim doesn't need to be physically transported from one location to another for trafficking to take place. 

National Human Trafficking Hotline

If you or someone you know may have been trafficked, please reach out to:

National Human Trafficking Hotline
1 (888) 373-7888
SMS: 233733 (Text “HELP” or “INFO”)

How you can help?

We’ve partnered with Hope for Justice International to help raise awareness in the fight against human trafficking. For the entire month of January, $5 for each Liberty hammock sold and $1 for any other hammock sold will go towards this cause.

We believe that together we can make a difference!


Stay safe,

Wise Owl Team 


Also in Notes from the Perch

indoor hammock chair in cute summer cottage bedroom
Top 5 Reasons Why You Need an Indoor Hammock

October 12, 2021

When you picture relaxation, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Swinging between two palm trees in a hammock! (If you thought of anything else, just pretend you thought of that). Learn more about the top 5 reasons why you need an indoor hammock or chair and how to hang them, here!

Continue Reading

The Top 5 Best National Parks to Visit (and Camp at) This Fall

September 15, 2021

From beginners to pros, this article is going to help you figure it all out - what to pack, what kind of camping supplies you’ll need (from camping hammocks to dry bags), basic national park rules to know, and finally, the top 5 list of national parks to visit and camp at this fall!

Continue Reading

6 Camping Games for Families & Kids
6 Camping Games for Families & Kids

August 23, 2021

Continue Reading