The Bend Chamber named Guardian Group as Non-Profit of the Year and also presented the group its People’s Choice award at the annual SAGE Business Awards last week.

Guardian Group is only the second organization to claim two awards in SAGE history. Its mission is to prevent and disrupt the sex trafficking of women and children while enabling partners to identify victims and predators in the United States. A veteran-operated nonprofit which utilizes the skills and knowledge of elite former military, Guardian Group is engaged in developing a strategic solution to combat sex trafficking in the United States.  The past few years of tireless work in this space culminated in twin honors at the SAGE Business Awards.

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