“We can also welcome the much-needed conversation that The Tale sparks, and embrace the uncomfortable truth that predators rarely appear as such program guides to facilitate this dialogue with children are available to prevent ‘The Tale’ from Jennifer Fox’s life from happening to another child.”

Leslie Slingsby, Mission Kids’ Executive Director, shares valuable insight regarding “The Tale,” child abuse, and how we can support survivors as they overcome trauma.

Read More of Leslie Slingsby’s Linkedin Article by clicking HERE.


Mission Kids was invited to partner with HBO and other local non-profit organizations for HBO’s Philadelphia premiere of “The Tale,” on May 3rd. Mission Kids’ Staff, Board Members, and community supporters attended the premiere of the film and stayed for a Q & A session with the filmmaker, Jennifer Fox.

Jennifer Fox is a local child abuse survivor who shared her story in her film, “The Tale.”

Be sure to watch “The Tale” on demand via HBOGo.


Published by

Michelle McDyre

29 May 2018