California Department of Justice
For her efforts and impact in the community, CEO and Founder of Courage Worldwide, Jenny Williamson, was awarded the FBI Director’s 2010 Community Leadership Award. Jenny works tirelessly to help restore the lives of child victims of sex trafficking and helps educate the community about the issue and its impact. Download Department of Justice Letter
Sacramento County Sheriff
“It is my privilege to play a part in combating the atrocity of human trafficking. The cycle that these young victims often find themselves in provides little hope for a normal existence. The collaborative efforts of law enforcement, prosecutors, and community-based organizations shed light on this crisis and seek justice for its victims. Courage House breaks the cycle and gives victims an opportunity for a future. They are an effective and indispensable partner in this fight.”
—Sacramento County Sheriff Scott R. Jones Download District Attorney Letter
Superior Court of California
Superior Court of California
“The opening of Courage House will provide young women with a sanctuary from predators who would take advantage of them, give them the resources to escape the streets and provide an atmosphere of compassion and support. I encourage others to replicate this model as we continue the fight to apprehend perpetrators of sex crimes, and help these vulnerable young women get off of the streets and out of harm’s way.”
—U.S. Congresswoman Doris O. Matsui Download Superior Court Letter
Department of Justice
Sacramento County District Attorney’s Community Spirit Award for 2011
Courage Worldwide Founder Jenny Williamson was awarded the Sacramento County District Attorney’s Community Spirit Award for 2011 by District Attorney Jan Scully.
This prestigious award recognizes community members or organizations who exemplify an unwavering commitment to the safety and well being of the community. Jenny was selected for the award for the work that she has done in the greater Sacramento region that has given attention and brought hope to issues involving human trafficking and child sexual exploitation, and for building Courage Houses in the community and abroad. Download Sacramento Chief of Police Letter
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