FHA Team Meets with Pennington County State’s Attorney

The Human Rights Division of the Family Heritage Alliance continues to work on building solid relationships with government officials and law enforcement. On Thursday, September 5, Dale Bartscher, Executive Director, and Tess Franzen, Director of Human Rights Division, met at the FHA office with Pennington County State’s Attorney, Mark Vargo. …

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FHA’s Busy Sioux Falls Weekend

The Family Heritage Alliance’s Sioux Falls office had quite a weekend line up for us on July 26 and 27. First, on July 26, four FHA staff members met with Sioux Falls Mayor, Mike Huether. Mayor Huether invited Sioux Falls Police Chief Doug Bartel and Deputy City Attorney Karen Leonard …

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FHA and RC Law Enforcement Unite on Human Trafficking

On Monday, July 15, the FHA met with officials from the Rapid City Police Department in our campaign to encourage South Dakotan’s to ‘Look Beneath The Surface’ as together we recognize victims of human trafficking among the people we help everyday. Pictured (left to right) are FHA Executive Director Dale …

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US Attorney Brendan Johnson Meets with FHA Team

FHA’s fledgling “Counter Human Trafficking Division”, headed up by our newest staff member, Tess Franzen, got some additional traction on June 24. Family Heritage Alliance Executive Director Dale Bartscher along with FHA staff and board members welcomed U.S. Attorney for South Dakota, Brendan Johnson to their Rapid City Office on …

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