Stories

Side-by-Side: A Best Friend Rescue Story

Side by side, they faced incredible odds, overcame fear and obstacles and are pursuing their dreams. Through it all they encourage and help each other, demonstrating the true power of friendship.

Rescued to Rescue – A Pastor’s Perspective

I found myself surrounded in a darkness with neon lights shining on girls being displayed for anyone’s choosing. What I saw around me broke my heart…

Little Red Shoes: Tony Kirwan’s Most Memorable Rescue

I remember one night I got a phone call from one of the boys, he was at a brothel and he was really desperate. He had a 13-year-old girl and there were heaps of guys who were trying to take the kid off him.

“Team Trip Changed My Life” – Anne

This trip changed my life, deepened my faith and gave me a passion to tell others about this amazing work.

Why I’m Here: Stacey Pretorius

Child Rescue Auckland Relationship Manager Stacey Pretorius shares a little of her story and why she’s decided to become a voice for the voiceless.

Project : Spread the Love

One of our caseworkers shares the joy of watching rescued girls heal further by serving others.

Rape, Murder of 13yo Girl Devastates Rescue Team

Two men are in custody with another two at large after a 13-year-old girl was found raped and murdered in one of Destiny Rescue’s Project Nations.

For Sale at 16

I was sitting in our rescue office eating my lunch when the phone rang. It was the police. They had a lead they wanted to follow up on…

Daring to Dream: A Rescue Story

Poverty is a dream killer and an all too familiar part of the story for many girls that come through Destiny Rescue, including Noo…

The Ripple Effect: Mango Farm Project Update

The goal was to provide a home for Chaya, a rescue girl with special needs who had been with us for over seven years. Find out how her reintegration changed not just her life, but the lives of her family and village.