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About The Foundation
Our Children's Keeper Foundation, Inc was created to help end modern day slavery of child sex trafficking and recover abducted and missing children in Atlanta and surrounding areas. OCK works to prevent the sexual exploitation of youth and helps current victims find confidence, strength and stability beyond the limitations of their current lifestyle.
At Our Chidren's Keeper, we are dedicated to "BEING THE VOICE FOR THE MISSING & VOICELESS" by providing a platform of hope for the overwhelming number of missing persons of color. Together, we can and will make a difference and bring OUR children home!
Our Children's Keeper is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization.
Genise Shelton, the newest addition to season 4 cast of Bravo’s Married to Medicine and rapidly becoming a Woman of Power in Atlanta. Genise is a mother of six and married to the love of her life, Dr. Courtney Shelton. Through the power of of media, Genise has established a constant connection with people across the country. As a business owner, producer, tv host, actress and model, she has educated, entertained, and uplifted countless viewers for the past two decades.
As a voice for social change and awareness, Genise is very passionate about platforms that affect the very foundation of our community - homelessness, sex trafficking of minors, and domestic abuse of children. Genise has witnessed, first hand, the impact that both can have on an individual; her grandmother was a foster parent for abused and neglected children for over twenty years and sadly, a dear friend of Genise was abused and later murdered by her husband. Through these life-changing experiences, Genise has committed her gift of communication to foster dialogue, awareness, and resolutions to these issues.
CEO of DeKalb County
Director of DeKalb County
Reality TV Star, Genise Shelton (Married to Medicine) and a host of local celebrities will join efforts to host the Bring Our Children Home 5k and Family Fun Day!. The event will take place at The Porter Sanford Arts Performing Center in the City of Decatur on Saturday, August 5th.
5k Registration is from 7:30a to 8:30am. Race Rally Runners to begin at 8:45am and Walkers to start at 8:50am and panel discussion will begin at 11:00am
The family event will consist of a 5K walk, self defense classes, backpack giveaway, school supplies and a panel of experts including local law enforcement and families of missing persons along with performances by national and local entertainers. This event is being held to bring awareness to the hundreds of thousands of persons of color who are missing – across the nation and to EMPOWER our communities to take action to help find them or to provide much needed closure/answers for families.