Every September for the past 31 years, sponsors like SAMHSA, NADCP, NDCI, NCDC, and Justice for Vets support month-long events for National Recovery Month that increase awareness and understanding for substance use disorders and mental health issues. These … [Read more...] about Did You Know September is National Recovery Month?
If you want to end drunk driving in North Carolina, the first steps you can take are literally that – steps. The Raleigh Walk Like MADD and MADD Dash 2017, which will take place this Saturday, is an event to raise funds for and awareness of drunk driving issues. Their annual walk is a chance for the … [Read more...] about Here’s All It Takes to Fight Drunk Driving in Raleigh This Saturday
What’s on your calendar for Saturday the 22nd? Maybe you should be communing with a Chilean flamingo, or passing the time of day with a Sumatran tiger. And while you’re at it, you can be helping a cause that really needs your help: bringing drunk driving to an end in the US. On Saturday, October … [Read more...] about Walk Like MADD at the Phoenix Zoo. Stretch Your Legs for a Good Cause.
Your dog could use a walk this Saturday. So could you. And you both could be helping make Arizona's roads safer while you get some air and stretch your legs. This Saturday Tucson hosts the most recent Walk Like MADD, an event designed to raise funds for and awareness of drunk driving in the … [Read more...] about MADD Dogs Are Welcome in Tucson This Saturday
Drunk driving is an urgent problem in Arizona as it is in other states. Each year well over 200 people die in Arizona because someone made the bad decision to drink and drive. About a third of all traffic deaths in the state are alcohol-related. Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) is dedicated … [Read more...] about In A Hurry to End Drunk Driving in AZ? Don’t Run – Walk.
Even if you don’t study mixed martial arts, you can use your feet to deliver a powerful blow against drunk driving this May. You can walk. Saturday, May 21st is the Raleigh Walk Like MADD 2016. The event is a walk to raise funds for Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD). As a participant you can … [Read more...] about Fight Drunk Driving With Your Feet in Raleigh. No Muy Thai Needed.
Want to get some exercise? Fresh air? Meet some good people? See a Hamadryas baboon or a Chilean flamingo? How about doing all that while helping to end drunk driving? On Saturday, October 17th, a large and very interesting group of people will get together at the Phoenix Zoo for Walk Like … [Read more...] about Walk Like MADD at the Phoenix Zoo. You’ll Be Walking Tall
It’s an irony that chills the heart: Sgt. Maj. Jeremy Bruns survived nine deployments, including a number of tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, only to lose his legs and part of a hand because a drunk neighbor plowed into him and pinned him to his truck. He had been parked in front of his home, … [Read more...] about A Drunk Driver Took This Fayetteville Soldier’s Legs. But He Continues to Walk Like MADD.