MADD BLOG


Partnering with Uber for a Safe Fourth

Partnering with Uber for a Safe Fourth

MADD and Uber are celebrating our one-year anniversary of working together to keep families and the roads safe. This July 4th, MADD wants to thank all of the Uber driver-partners for being a go-to option when someone needs a non-drinking designated driver.

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Texas Becomes 25th State to Enact All-Offender Interlock Law

Texas Becomes 25th State to Enact All-Offender Interlock Law

Last week, Governor Greg Abbott signed HB 2246 into law, requiring drunk drivers to install an ignition interlock if they choose to drive during their license suspension period following an arrest. The governor’s action makes Texas the 25th state in the nation to enact an all-offender ignition interlock law.

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Celebrating DADSS this Father’s Day

Celebrating DADSS this Father’s Day

Earlier this month as part of our National Conference, we joined the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) for the global unveiling of the Driver Alcohol Detection System for Safety (DADSS) test vehicle. This Father’s Day, join us in celebrating both Dads and DADSS.

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Portraits for Healing

Portraits for Healing

We are pleased to share with you a new opportunity for victims and survivors to honor loved ones killed or injured in drunk and drugged driving crashes: the Portraits for Healing program.

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MADD About You

MADD About You

Today’s Luncheon at our National Conference honoring MADD’s volunteers was titled “MADD About You.” That’s because we’re truly MADD about our volunteers—both here with us at conference and the rest of our volunteers all across the country.

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You'll Always Have a Place

You'll Always Have a Place

Tonight at our National Conference, we gathered together to remember and celebrate the lives of those who have been impacted by drunk and drugged driving and underage drinking. Seven of MADD’s Presidents spoke and shared inspirational poems, while the Arlington Children’s Chorus provided the music.

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Why We Walk: Jenna Marie Taylor

Why We Walk: Jenna Marie Taylor

On April 26, 2010, Michele Taylor encountered the unthinkable, unimaginable, every parent’s worst nightmare—her daughter Jenna was killed in a drunk driving crash. Three years later, Michele started her first team for the Hartford Walk Like MADD, “Team Jenna.”

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