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July 18, 2019

Global Hope 365 is dedicated to spreading awareness and saving lives by ending Child Marriage and ending Human Trafficking. Two famous abusers, R. Kelly and Jeffrey Epstein, are in jail on sex trafficking charges without bail.

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June 25, 2019

On June 25, 2019, at the Irvine City Council Meeting, the Mayor of Irvine and Irvine City Council presented a city proclamation, declaring Irvine as an International City of Peace. The proclamation reads “The city council of the city of Irvine does hereby proclaim June 30, 2019 as Irvine Day of Peace

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June 20, 2019

Global Hope 365, joined by nonprofits around the country, firmly advocates for the end of Child Marriage. The most effective way to end Child Marriage is by changing state law, state by state, to “18 no exceptions” laws.

Louisiana is the latest state to prioritize old-fashioned patriarchy over the human rights of children.

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Global Hope 365 is active in the community and dedicated to the advancement of women’s and girl’s rights. We are organizing, fundraising, strategizing and advocating, and of course learning more each and every day on how to transform the landscape in Orange County, California, the US and around the world. Your donation is helpful, but your time is invaluable. You are invited to connect with us and join our efforts.

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June 4, 2019

Georgia has strengthened its protection of children. Is this a legal victory? No, but it is a vast improvement. At Global Hope 365, we consider legal protections for all children to be true legal victories. We support the adoption of legislation that restricts marriage to a contract between two consenting adults at a minimum age 18. These laws are called “No Child Marriage, No Exceptions” laws.

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May 31, 2019

May was an eventful month. As you know, Global Hope 365’s tagline is “Raising Awareness, Saving Lives.” Since our inaugural fundraiser in January, we have been working tirelessly to raise awareness. This month we were able to meet with a number of legislators to ask them to help us

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We are proud to celebrate our Founder’s contribution to the community! It is of no surprise to us here at Global Hope 365 that Rima has received another prestigious award.

Congratulations Rima!

On April 20, 2019, Rima was awarded the Joseph R. Haiek Lifetime Achievement award for her longtime leadership and dedication to the civic empowerment of the... read more

We have been busy!

Advocating for women’s and children’s rights is a tough job. The pain of Child Marriage and Human Trafficking is overwhelming, however, we are working tirelessly to Raise Awareness and Save Lives in so many ways.

March brought in quite a bit of celebration with International Women’s Day on March 8th, the visit of the... read more

Global Hope 365 had the pleasure of sitting down with Dr. Quratulain Baktheari to discuss her life’s work as an activist, educator and women’s rights pioneer. We talked about the mindset of overcoming obstacles, creating models for women’s empowerment, and the phenomenon of motherhood as a powerful force to create institutional change... read more

Two significant reports were released in Orange County recently. In February 2019, The Orange County Human Trafficking Task Force (“OCHTTF”) released its 2019 Human Trafficking Victim Report reflecting data and statistics from 2017 and 2018. An Equity Profile of Orange County (“The Equity Report”) was released in March 2019 by OC Grant-makers with research by The USC Program for Environmental and Regional Equity (PERE). ... read more

Sherry Jonson has a shocking story. She was raped at aged 10 and then forced to marry her rapist by her parents when she was only 11. Sherry has written an autobiography about her suffering and the art of forgiveness. With her fearless advocacy, Sherry has become the face of Child Marriage throughout the United States to make sure this does not ... read more

On Monday, March 18, Global Hope 365 joined the Board of the International Visitors Council of Los Angeles (IVCLA) in welcoming nine Women of Courage to the City of Angels. The U.S. Secretary of State's International Women of Courage Award recognizes women from around the globe who have demonstrated exceptional courage while advocating for peace and human rights from their respective countries. ... read more

The US State Department has declared child marriage a “human rights abuse”. The United Nations spells out an end to child marriage under Sustainable Development Goal 5 on “Gender Equity.” Target 5.3 reads “eliminate all harmful practices, such as child, early and forced marriage and female genital mutilations.”... read more

California has been on the forefront of humanitarian progress.

In 2015, California became the first state to enact human rights accountability legislation. The reform bill supports victims of human trafficking by extending the time for filing human trafficking claims in court... read more


To date, the issue of child marriage has not been recognized as a significant human rights issue in the United States. In 2018, Delaware and New Jersey banned child marriage with no exceptions. These state laws were the result of steadfast activism. ... read more


Super Bowl 2019 will take place Sunday, February 3rd in Atlanta, Georgia. Everyone knows that Super Bowls are profitable for the NFL, the travel industry, and the hospitality industry. You know who else makes money off of the super bowl? ... read more

Today is Friday, January 18, 2019, approximately 10 days after Global Hope 365’s Inaugural Fundraiser was held in Newport Beach. Jay Short, Deputy Chief of the Newport Beach Police Department provided an overview of his Department’s cooperation ... read more

Global Hope 365 held its inaugural fundraiser tonight to launch the non-profit and connect with the community. The room was at capacity at Red O Taste of Mexico Restaurant in Newport Beach. ... read more


Today is Friday, January 4, 2019, only four days before Orange County’s newest 501c3, Global Hope 365, holds its Inaugural Fundraiser next week in Newport Beach. Rima Nashashibi, Global Hope 365’s founder, is moving about the OC, sharing her story, talking up contacts, and ... read more