The Homeless are Human

Nannette Ricaforte reminds us that “Homelessness might rob one of his dignities but humanity perseveres in all.” I sat on the bench holding my heavy camera with sweaty palms watching my friend’s band perform at a homeless outreach in Fullerton, California. It was the Fourth of July and my friend invited me to take photos […]

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Do Something: Human Trafficking and The Bystander Effect

Photographer Nannette Ricaforte on why she fights against human trafficking. Her radiant smile is what I remember of my trip to the Philippines in 2009. It was my first trip back to my homeland after 41 years and the first time I met the girls residing at My Refuge House—a safe home providing restoration to victims […]

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