About Us

Though it is hard to believe that sex trafficking happens in Lane County, the reality is that hundreds of local women and girls are trafficked annually. At Hope Ranch, we are raising hope for survivors of human trafficking in the Eugene-Springfield area. Our mission is to grow a community of compassionate, safe people who can raise awareness and provide responsive, caring, and practical help for survivors.

From the Blog

Rebecca Purkey, co-owner of Bonnie & Clydes Baked Goods in Springfield, has been overcoming obstacles since she was a baby. When she was three weeks old, a softball hit her in the head, shattering her skull and damaging half her brain. She has struggled with brain injury and epilepsy ever...

Brenda Myers-Powell was just a young teenager in Chicago when, pressed by poverty, she sold sex for the first time to make money for her grandmother and her young kids. It didn't take long for pimps to find her and violently seize control of her life. From there, she spent...