Dreamcatchers for Abused Children was honored to attend the Paso Robles Digital Film Festival (State & Fate of the Children) November 19–23, 2010. We would like to publicly thank MR. BENFORD STANDLEY for inviting us to attend and promote child abuse awareness.
An important part of the PDFF (Paso Robles Digital Film Festival) is our Salute To Children and Youth. Mr. Standley wanted to shed light on the darkness that children suffer in, and honor the film makers that expose their plights. He screened some new and past documentaries that showed the suffrage of children and youth. He singled out, and honored some of the great journalists and producers, that cover these concerns on film, tv, and the Internet, and met some of the directors of these child abuse organizations, and created a forum with the film makers.
Festival Producer, Benford Standley, is deeply dedicated to shedding light in the darkness of the millions of homeless, runaway and missing children, the abused, the autistic, and those falling between the cracks in our society, and sadly, in historic numbers, here in the United States of America…
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By the time you finish reading this, 15 children will have been abused; In the next five minutes, 30 more; Within the next hour, 360 more; And by tonight, close to 8,000+ children will have suffered from abuse, 5 of which will die. Child abuse has increased 134% since 1980 and is now considered a worldwide epidemic. The high jump in child abuse deaths and the shocking increase in statistics highlights the frightening lack of public knowledge.
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