One local couple paired up with a Kansas City group to battle a growing issue.
Doug and Paula Jacobs held a human trafficking awareness fundraiser at the Burger Stand to benefit Veronica's Voice.
The Kansas City organization helps provide a safe house for those who have fallen victim to human trafficking and sexual exploitation which is a growing concern around the world.
The event featured a silent auction and all proceeds went to benefit Veronica's Voice.
To learn more about human trafficking and Veronica's Voice, visit