Sumner Redstone

Self-made Billionaire Philanthropist, Business Genius and Chairman of Viacom

CEO of Viacom presented CRA with a record-setting $1 million donation, then added an additional $500k. We are so thankful for his gift and the lives it has saved!

Watch the video.


Katie Couric

American journalist, author and television host on all Big Three television networks in the US

Katie Couric did her part to help millions more Americans find that this is happening today and even right here in the USA when she had Co-founder Stephanie Larsen and her mother, a survivor of child sex trafficking, Lorrie Johnson. Lorrie bravely shared her story with the country.


Liz Brody

Editor at Large, Glamour

With a circulation of 12 million readers, Glamour informed audiences about child sex trafficking in the US through Liz Brody’s inspiring interview with [Child Rescue]’s co-founder Stephanie Larsen in August 2012. Read the article.

Larry King

American television and radio host, actor, voice artist, and comedian

At Utah’s Night for Global Citizens, Larry King shared the mic with our Backyard Broadcast’s youth leaders. The evenings focus was on ending extreme poverty through avenues such as education, advocacy, and gender equality.

maggie grace

Maggie Grace

American film actress and star of the movie Taken

Maggie Grace spoke about Child Trafficking and introduced the Backyard Broadcast leaders to a ballroom packed full of activists and influencers.

Travis Pastrana

X Games gold medalist, motorsports competitor and stunt performer

Travis Pastrana sent a shout out for people to attend the Candlelight Serenade Acoustic Festival in 2010.

Neon Trees

American rock band

Neon trees generously shared their feelings about the issue which inspired audiences at the Candlelight Serenade benefit concert.

Chris Carrabba

Lead singer and guitarist of the band Dashboard Confessional

Chris Carrabba from Dashboard Confessional excited audiences with a performance  at the Candlelight Serenade.


West Jordan High School, West Jordan, UT

Throughout the entire year, WJHS educated students, parents and faculty about child sex trafficking in the US. They fundraised $20,000 through sporting events, musical concerts, individual efforts, and school-wide campaigns. This check and their overall efforts became the inspiration for Child Rescue’s Backyard Broadcast Campaign.