WUFT 89.1 / 90.1 Morning Edition host, Glenn Richards, spoke with Florida State Senator Lauren Book – author, advocate, and founder & CEO of Lauren’s Kids. An official 501(c) (3) since 2007, Lauren’s Kids educates adults and children about sexual abuse prevention through in-school curricula (such as Safer, Smarter Schools), awareness campaigns (such as the statewide “Walk in My Shoes” awareness walk across Florida), and speaking engagements around the country and the world.
Besides her advocacy, Senator Book also discussed her past two years in the Florida Senate and what she hopes to accomplish in the next legislative session, beginning in March 2019.
Senator Book is the 2018 recipient of the L’Oreal Paris/Glamour Magazine “Heroes Among Us” Award, presented at the Glamour Magazine annual Women of the Year Summit and Awards Ceremony in New York City on Monday, November 12, 2018.
More information at: LaurensKids.org, SaferSmarterSchools.org, and SaferSmarterFamilies.org