MADD BLOG


Why We're Here: Cherry Chalker

Why We're Here: Cherry Chalker

One day before Valentine’s Day, 4 days before a trip to my future sister-in-law’s bridal shower, 11 days before a second trip to Las Vegas with my husband and 2 months before my brother-in-law’s wedding..…. My life changed.

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Why We Walk: 2016 Kick Off

Why We Walk: 2016 Kick Off

The 2016 Walk Like MADD season is here and we can’t wait for you to walk with us. Walk Like MADD is our signature fundraising event to help us raise both awareness and funds to eliminate drunk driving.

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Help MADD Fight “Affluenza”

Help MADD Fight “Affluenza”

“We are gratified to see that Ethan Couch has been captured. We also want to thank law enforcement officers for taking such swift action and making his apprehension such a priority. It is our hope that the rest of the criminal justice system will now be in a position to hold him accountable.” Colleen Sheehey-Church, MADD National President.

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Teen Alcohol Use Continues to Decline

Teen Alcohol Use Continues to Decline

This week the National Institute on Drug Abuse released the 2015 Monitoring the Future report which follows the dangerous issue of underage drinking and drug use. MADD is encouraged to see that teen alcohol use continued to show a significant decrease. In 2015, teen alcohol use declined in all grades surveyed (8th, 10th and 12th grades).

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