2017 Everyday Hero
Vanessa Russell was selected as the winner of the “Everyday Hero Contest” from over 600 entries! She founded Love Never Fails, after one of her 15-year-old dance students was sold into human trafficking. Since 2011, Love Never Fails has been committed to the well being of all youth and driven to restoration, education and to protect them from sex trafficking. Each of their programs addresses a survivors needs on their journey to safety and wholeness. Investigation Discovery honored Vanessa’s tremendous efforts with a $5,000 donation.